Govt set to auction 90 critical mineral mines
SummaryThe Indian government is set to auction around 90 mines containing critical minerals such as lithium, nickel, cobalt, and graphite. This marks a departure from the previous practice of states conducting the auctions. The move is aimed at making India self-reliant in minerals
New Delhi: The central government is set to auction around 90 mines containing critical minerals, such as lithium, which had not been put under the hammer by states for almost four years, a senior government official said on Wednesday.