The steel maker’s proposed USD 12 billion project at Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha for producing 12 million tonne per annum (MTPA) steel is viewed as the largest FDI in India
Between taking charge of mines ministry and announcing the government’s decision to auction iron ore mines, the Odisha government could have processed Posco’s mining concession proposal, but it did not happen.
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Posco asked for detailed expenditure receipt for the Rs 30.34 crore it has given towards land acquisition.
Additional Sessions Judge sentenced the accused Jaipal, a resident of Mangolpuri, to 10 years in jail.
Convinced that Posco will never make it, villagers are readying to put up betel vines on land the government had acquired two years ago.
The company said it would “close down the services of the engineering centre by the end of March, 2015.
The police have registered a case against the accused under the POCSO Act and arrested him.
Venture likely to produce 3 million tonnes of steel per annum.
The ministry officials attribute the failure of the JV on Posco’s insistence on running the operations and having over 50 per cent stake in the JV company.
Subhash Parmar, a resident of Ishanpur, was found guilty of raping a minor girl in the Panchmahals on Feb 4, 2013.
Public Prosecutor Irfan Ahmad did not respond to requests for comment.
Defence counsel had moved the application on May 1 and cited the victims’ pre-school certificate as a ground.
Victim’s mother took no time in approaching the police.
The girl alleged that during Holi celebrations, the official held her hand and allegedly used force to take her to a secluded spot.