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Indian Court Halts Odisha’s Auction Of Karlapat Bauxite Ore Tract

Indian Court Halts Odisha’s Auction Of Karlapat Bauxite Ore Tract

The government of the Indian state of Odisha has suspended the auction of the Karlapat bauxite and iron ore block after a regional court ordered the sale to be placed on hold. The court’s decision came after environmentalists filed suit to prevent...

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State Government to Supply Bauxite to Vedanta Refinery in Odisha

Odisha’s state government will be supplying raw material to the Vedanta alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district from the government-owned Kodingamali bauxite mines in Koraput district. At present the state-owned Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) holds the mining lease to the bauxite mines in question. “We will make arrangements for bauxite supplies to the Vedanta […]