newsdog Facebook

Baramulla DC discusses fixation of sale price of minor minerals

Daily Excelsior 2020-06-30 00:56:48

Baramulla DC discusses fixation of sale price of minor minerals

Deputy Commissioner Baramulla chairing a meeting on Monday.

Excelsior Correspondent

Baramulla, June 29: Deputy Commissioner Baramulla Dr G N Itoo today chaired ‘Multi Departmental District Task Force Cell’ meeting in his office chamber to discuss various measures for the fixation/revision of sale price of Minor Minerals including sand, gravel, bajri and other related raw materials.
Meeting was attended by Mineral Officer Geology and Mining Department Srinagar, ADC, District Mineral Officer Baramulla, various successful bidders among other concerned stakeholders.
On the occasion, a detailed discussion on various matters was held during which it was informed that the price/sale of minerals shall be evaluated keeping in consideration various parameters viz bidding cost, mining cost, royality DMF, loading/unloading costs, transportation cost and other miscellaneous costs.
Speaking on the occasion, the DC deliberated upon the concerned stakeholders to strictly abide by the rules and regulations besides stressed to adhere to all the requisite parameters. He directed the committee members to work in coordination and cohesion so that the process is streamlined.
Moreover, DC emphasized upon the concerned agencies to strengthen the mechanism of checking illegal sand and other minerals from river beds and other vital locations.