The concerned lessees of Iron ore & Chromite mines are hereby informed that RFID based tagging of sampling bags shall become mandatory w.e.f 15.06.2023. Simultaneously, the QR code-based tagging shall be de-activated and become void. Concerned lessees are therefore advised to take appropriate measures at their end and ensure adoption of RFID Tagging for Sampling-bags.
This follows as per the Operational guidelines for Stacking, Sampling & Chemical Analysis issued under OMPTS (Amendment) Rules, 2021 dtd. 28.04.2021 & 07.03.2022.
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All the iron-ore & chromite lessees are hereby directed to follow the Sampling and Analysis Process as per the revised guidelines starting 01.08.2022 failing which the royalty payable shall be corresponding to the highest grade.
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