Odisha Govt to auction 5 to 10 mines out of 36 by July

Bhubaneswar: 5 to 10 mines out of 36 will be auctioned by July while mining leases of 24 will expire by 2020; we are trying to ensure that there is no shortage of raw materials for industries. Despite Odisha’s demand, Centre is yet to hike coal royalty informed Steel & Mines Min Prafulla Mallick