Atomic Minerals Concession (Amendment) Rules, 2023

In a recent development, the Ministry of Mines has introduced significant amendments to the Atomic Minerals Concession Rules, 2016. These amendments, effective upon their publication in the Official Gazette, impact mining activities related to atomic minerals and rare earth elements (REE). The Ministry of Mines’ amendments to the Atomic Minerals Concession Rules, 2016, introduce stringent penalties for contraventions and provide detailed guidelines for exploration activities related to rare metals and REE in various geological formations. These amendments aim to strengthen regulatory oversight, promote responsible mining practices, and ensure compliance with safety and environmental standards in the mining of atomic minerals.

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