MECL has inked Tripartite Agreement with the State Government of West Bengal on 31.08.2018 with NMET on third end for exploring various mineral blocks in the state. The Agreement was signed at Kolkata by Shri Yogesh Sharma, GM (BD/E), MECL, Shri A.K. Gupta, DDG, GSI (on behalf of NMET) and Shri UtpalBhadra, Joint Secretary, Deptt. of Industry, Commerce & Enterprise, Govt. of WB, in the presence of Shri Puneet Yadav, IAS, Secretary Deptt. of Industry, Commerce & Enterprise, Govt. of WB.