e-auction soon for mineral transportation

Bhubaneswar: E-auctioning for mineral transportation in Odisha will be started soon. A notification in this regard was issued by the State Steel and Mines department which held a State-level taskforce meeting today at the Secretariat.

In a bid to boost transparency in the whole process, Integrated Mines & Minerals Management System (I-3MS) will be implemented, informed Steel & Mines secretary R.K. Sharma.

Moreover, prompt action will be taken in case of any irregularities found in transportation of minerals, Sharma added.

Chief Secretary GC Pati chaired the meeting in which Police DG Sanjiv Marik and senior officials of the Mines department were present.