Research Note for the Ministry of Mines

The regulatory framework on mining in India has recently become an important topic of discussion in light of the ‘Coal Block Scam’ and various Supreme Court judgments that have taken note of the flagrant violation of regulations in the mining sector. 

In November 2014, Vidhi drafted a research note for the Ministry of Mines, Government of India, on key provisions of the Mines and Minerals (Regulation and Development) Act,1957 and the Mineral Concession Rules, 1960.