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Mineral Conservation and Development (Amendment) Rules, 2021

  Dec 12, 2021

Mineral Conservation and Development (Amendment) Rules, 2021

Q Why is it in News ?

A The Ministry of Mines has notified the Mineral Conservation and Development (Amendment) Rules (MCDR), 2021.

Q What are Key highlights of the amendments ?

A Digital aerial imaging of the mines

This step will not only improve mine planning practices, security and safety in the mines but also ensure better supervision of mining operations.

Q Which Penalty Provisions has been rationalised ?

A Penalty provisions in the rules have been rationalized. Amendment in the rules categorized the violations of the rules under the following major heads:

Q How much is the Financial Assurance given ?

Q How will it increase Employment Opportunity ?