The State Government has the power only to control illegal mining. It has no power to control transportation or trade of mineral – Supreme Court Judgement

The Honourable Supreme Court recently pass an order in CIVIL APPEAL NOS. 10373 – 10374 OF 2010 stating that, the State Govt., could not control the mineral trade or transportation to other states.  Copy of the Judgement is given below.   Sand mining export to other others – state of gujarat vs jayeshbhari kanjibhai (1 […]

Before taking action, our members should be heard – Madras High Court order

As usual, on the instigation of International competitors, the hooligans from India induced Bureaucracy to prepare Ex-party report against our members.  We submit representation to the concerned persons. Since no reply from them, we filed writ petition before the Madras High Court. The Honourable Madras High Court while disposing the writ petition make it clear […]

National Mineral Policy 2019 approved by Govt., of India

Key proposals of the National Mineral Policy 2019  Proposes to increase the production of major minerals by 200 per cent in seven years, and reduce trade deficit in mineral sector by 50 per cent in seven years.  Aims to attract private investment through incentives like financial package, right of first refusal at the […]

Indian Mineral Sand Policy

Our association send one letter to PM Office regarding Indian Mineral policy. This is for our members information. ******************* Date : 25-02-19 To   Shri.P.K.Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary, Office of the Honourable Prime Minister, South Block, New Delhi – 100 011   Indian mineral sands policy   The most recent changes to the Indian mineral […]


IMPACT OF THE RECENT NOTIFICATION BY MINISTRY OF MINES FIXING THE TLV OF MONAZITE IN TOTAL HEAVY MINERALS AS 0.0% IN BEACH SAND MINERALS DEPOSITS. As per this notification, it prima facie appears that the private sector who are presently having mining leases for beach sand minerals will have to relinquish their rightful mining leases, […]

Time of India News is wrong

Our association send one clarification letter to Times of India for the wrong news publish by them. This is for the information of our members. ********** ———- Forwarded message ——— From: Pauldurai Perumal <> Date: Tue, Feb 26, 2019 at 10:04 AM Subject: Objection to your article “Private Firms jolted by Beach Sand Mining Ban” To: <>, […]

Will our government implement make in India Scheme in Rare Earth field to convert the 90% world reserve as dollar?

‘Advanced research in rare earths need of the hour’ They are classified as strategic and critical materials Chairman of the Indian Rare Earths Limited D. Singh on Sunday said due to fierce competition among global consumer electronics giants to have qualitative superiority, it had led to a situation of supply scarcity and precipitation ever since […]

Treasure washed away to Sri Lanka

The ban on beach sand mining, apart from creating pains to many sectors, has not helped the country gain anything. In fact, somebody else is enjoying the benefits. The immediate beneficiary is Sri Lanka, our tactful island neighbor. It seems Sri Lanka gains from every Indian move… deliberate or otherwise. Modi who may stand tall […]