Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited (MECL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the state of Jharkhand during Jharkhand Mining Show-2017 (JMS-2017) at Ranchi for undertaking mineral exploration to identify prospective mineral blocks.
The 3 years Agreement was signed by Dr. Gopal Dhawan, CMD, MECL and Smt. Kumari Anjali, Director (Geology), Department of Industries, Mining & Geology (DIMG) of Jharkhand, in the presence of Shri Arun Kumar, Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Mines & Smt. Raj Bala Verma, Chief Secretary, Govt. of Jharkhand.
This MoU will give an enhanced boost to mineral exploration activity of Jharkhand state, as expressed by all the dignitaries present at the Valedictory Session of the JMS-2017 held on 01.11.2017 at Ranchi.
Secretary (Mines) praised the Jharkhand State Govt. for its proactive approach in transforming its rich mineral wealth into a source of high economic growth, employment generation and societal happiness.
Dr. Dhawan also applauded the Jharkhand Govt. for its resolve to make Jharkhand the ultimate destination for investors in mining-related industrial activities.