Steel Minister Reviews Environment & Forest Clearances of CPSEs
India’s Steel Minister Mr Ram Chandra Prasad Singh reviewed the Environment Clearance and Forest Clearance issues of Central Public Sector Enetrprises under Ministry of Steel pending with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and State Governments. The issues pertaining of Steel Authority of India Ltd, National Mineral Development Corporation Ltd, Orissa Mineral Development Corporation Ltd Manganese Ore (India) Ltd & Kudremudk Iron Ore Company Ltd were deliberated in detail.
Steel Minister was apprised that Ministry is regularly interacting with MoEF&CC, who is proactively working towards granting the Environment Clearance and Forest Clearance approvals in a time bound manner and many issues have been already resolved.
Respective Division Heads briefed the Steel Minister about the issues pending for approval at MoEF&CC and also with various State Governments.