Category: Base Metals
Hindustan Copper Ltd is scouting actively for more copper deposits in the country. It has recently applied for a number of reconnaissance and prospecting licence in the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Haryana. It has recently acquired prospecting lease in an area of 36.07 sq km at Baniwali-Ki Dhani in Sikar district of Rajasthan. Jatta, Shitalpani, Dhori and Gidori in Madhya Pradesh is also being explored for prospecting mineral deposits. The company is also considering to revive the Hutti Gold Mines – copper operation in Chitradurga in Karnataka.