Govt plans to auction 22 mineral blocks in next two months

Updated: Oct 5 2022 1:46PM

Govt plans to auction 22 mineral blocks in next two months

New Delhi, Oct 5 (PTI) The government plans to auction 22 mineral blocks in Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Goa in November and December.

The mines to be auctioned include six iron ore blocks, three blocks each of limestone and gold, two blocks of bauxite, one block each of copper, phosphorite and glauconite, according to the mines ministry.

The notice inviting tenders for the blocks were floated in September.