Birla unit ordered to halt limestone mining

Birla unit ordered to halt limestone mining
Published: 29 August 2011

Birla Coroporation announced the suspension of limestone mining at Chittorgarh. The announcement came following the order passed by the High Court of Judicature for Rajasthan at Jodhpur to stop mining within 10 kilometers of Chittorgarh Fort. The company, which is taking legal measures to revoke the court order, has confirmed that the limestone stock available at the Chanderia cement plant is sufficient to maintain production for 6-7 days.