ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Lack of Clarity and Vision in New Mines and Minerals Act

Much has been claimed on behalf of the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act that has been enacted by Parliament, but the legislation has introduced a watered-down version of auctions, has many exceptions to legalise the old first-cum-firstserve approach, and ignores previous Supreme Court rulings on measures to ensure sustainable development.



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