Status of Mineral Concessions

OMC currently has 34 Mining Leases (Chromite - 11, Iron - 11, Iron & Manganese - 5, Manganese - 3, Limestone – 1, Gemstone-2  and Bauxite-1). 

In addition to this, OMC has applied one mining lease for Bauxite which is at Govt. level.

Further, 3 Prospecting Licenses for chromite have been granted to OMC and executed. Steps for undertaking exploration are in progress, Besides, OMC has applied for two Prospecting Licenses for Bauxite.

 

ANNEXURE-A

LIST OF MINING LEASES EXECUTED BY OMC ALONG WITH THEIR PRESENT STATUS (MARCH, 2017)

 

Sl. No Name of the mine (District) Mineral & Resource in Mt (Million tonne) Area in Hects Date of execution Period of Lease Lease Status As per Mineral (Mining by Govt. Company) Rules, 2015 notified by MOM, Govt. of India on 03.12.2015.
Forest Non-Forest Total
1 South Kaliapani (Jajpur) Chromite (38.62) 425.398 127.059 552.457 22.1.80 20 years (Original) (22.1.1980 to 21.1.2000) 50 years (New) (22.1.1980 to 21.1.2030) 1. SLD executed on 03.10.2015 extending the lease period till 31.03.2020. 2 . SLD executed on 12.08.2016 for 50 years i.e. extending the lease period from 01.04.2020 to 21.1.2030.
2 Sukrangi (Jajpur) Chromite (14.91) 267.21 115.499 382.709 20.9.80 20 years (Original) (20.9.1980 to 19.9.2000) 1. SLD executed on 03.10.2015 extending the ML period till 31.03.2020.
3 Bangur (Keonjhar) Chromite (6.62) -- 139.94 139.94 02.9.75 over 145.85 hects 20 years (Original) (2.9.1975 to 19.9.1995) 50 years (New) (2.9.1975 to 1.9.2025) 1. SLD executed on 07.10.2015, extending the lease period till 31.03.2020. 2. SLD executed on 23.08.2016 for 50 years i.e. extending the lease period from 01.04.2020 to 1.9.2025.
4 Kaliapani (Jajpur) Chromite (1.408) 751.34 219.905 971.245 8.7.67 20 years (8.7.1967 to 7.7.1987) 1. 1st RML filed on 24.5.86 for 20 yrs (8.7.87 to 7.7.2007). 2. 2nd RML applied on 4.7.06 for 20 yrs (8.7.07 to 7.7.2027). Not yet extended.
5 Kathpal (Dhenkanal) Chromite (0.724) 176.69 87.776 264.466 10.2.69 over 386.879 hects 20 years (10.2.1969 to 9.2.1989) 1. 1st RML filed on 6.2.88 for 20 yrs. (10.2.89 to 9.2.09). 2. 2nd RML filed on 29.1.08 for 20 yrs. (10.2.09 to 9.2.2029). Not yet extended.
6 Kalarangi (Jajpur) Chromite (0.606) 700.12 236.10 936.22 9.12.66 20 years (9.12.1966 to 8.12.1986) 1. 1st RML filed on 30.10.85 for 20 yrs. (9.12.86 to 8.12.2006). 2. 2nd RML applied on 29.11.05 for 20 yrs. (9.12.2006 to 8.12.2026). Not yet extended.
7 Boula (Keonjhar) Chromite (0.50) 207.36 -- 207.36 7.8.65 20 years (7.8.1965 to 6.8.1985) 1. 1st RML filed on 19.7.84 for 20 yrs (7.8.85 to 6.8.2005). 2. 2nd RML filed on 28.7.04 for 20 yrs (7.8.2005 to 6.8.2025).Not yet extended.
8 Birasal (Dhenkanal) Chromite (0.012) 504.3 78.721 583.021 4.11.76 20 years (4.11. 76 to 3.11.96) 1st RML filed on 1.11.95 for 20 yrs (4.11.96 to 3.11.2016). Not yet extended.
9 Baniapank (Keonjhar) Chromite (0.438) 295.389 1287.444 1582.833 15.1.86 20 years (15.1.86 to 14.1.06) 1st RML filed on 1.1.05 for 20 yrs. (15.1.06 to 14.1.2026). Not yet extended.
10 Base of Mahagiri (Jajpur) Chromite (0.052) 185.81 -- 185.81 9.9.70 20 years (9.9.70 to 8.9.90) 1. 1st RML filed on 19.8.89 for 20 yrs (9.9.90 to 8.9.2010). 2. 2nd RML filed on 29.8.09 for 20 yrs (9.9.2010 to 8.9.2030). Not yet extended.
11 Saruabil-Sukrangi (Jajpur) Chromite (0.574) 23.243 -- 23.243 29.1.81 15 years (Original) (29.1.81 to 28.1.96) 50 years (New) (29.1.81 to 28.1.31) 1. Original lease is deemed to be granted for 50 years from 29.01.81 to 28.01.2031 subject to execution of SLD within three months vide Govt. Order 517/SM dtd.19.01.2016. 2 . Further extension of minimum one year time for SLD execution applied. SLD not yet executed.
12 Gandhamardan-B (Keonjhar) Iron (200.73) 1409.6489 181.2184 1590.8673 11.7.70 30 years (11.7.70 to10.7.00) 1. SLD executed on 15.9.15 extending the lease period till 31.03.2020.
13 Gandhamardan-A (Keonjhar) Iron (49.40) 519.7472 98.8288 618.576 21.5.63 30 years (21.5.63 to20.5.93) 1. 1st RML filed on 6.4.92 for 20 yrs (21.5.93 to 20.5.2013). 2. 2nd RML filed on 1.5.12 for a further period of 20 years (21.5.2013 to 20.5.33). Not yet extended.
14 Daitari (Keonjhar & Jajpur) Iron (187.21) 846.3995 171.9090 1018.3085 27.1.66 over 1812.99 hects 30 years (27.1.66 to 26.1.96) 50+20 years (New) (27.1.1966 to 26.1.2036) 1. The Original period of lease granted in terms of rule3(1) for 50 yrs and extended in terms of rule 3(2) and (3 ) for further period of 20 yrs i.e. 27.01.1966 to 26.01.2016 and 27.01.2016 to 26.01.2036 respectively subject to execution of SLD. 2. SLD executed in two districts i.e. Jajpur & Keonjhar on 18.04.2016 and 16.05.2016 respectively extending the lease period till 26.01.2036.
15 Banspani (Keonjhar) Iron (16.251) 187.753 192.647 380.40 21.5.66 30 years (21.5.66 to 20.5.96) 1st RML filed on 17.5.95 for 20 yrs. (21.5.96 to 20.5.2016). Not yet extended.
16 Khandbandh (Keonjhar) Iron (22.574) 345.189 21.122 366.311 30.11.63 30 years (30.11.63 to 29.11.93) 1. 1st RML filed on 9.11.92 for 20 years (30.11.93 to 29.11.2013). 2. 2nd RML filed on 14.11.12 for 20 yrs (30.11.13 to 29.11.33) Not yet extended.
17 Tiringpahar (Keonjhar) Iron (10.173) 79.3 -- 79.3 24..8.64 30 years (24.8.64 to 23.8.94) 1. Validity of lease period extended till 31.03.2020 vide letter dt.07.03.2015. 2. Further time extension has been applied for execution of SLD. SLD not executed.
18 BPJ (Keonjhar) Iron (5.602) 366.465 495.056 836.6883 (Original ML area 861.521 27.2.70 over 861.521Hects 30 years (27.2.70 to 26.2.00) 1st RML filed on 24.2.99 for 20 yrs. (27.2.00 to 26.2.2020). Not yet extended.
19 Mahaparbat (Keonjhar) Iron (11.753) 68.00 -- 68.00 9.6.2008 20 years (9.6.2008 to 8.6.2028) Existing Not yet extended.
20 Koira-Bhanjpali (Sundargarh) Iron (6.948) 99.963 41.272 141.235 6.4.87 (w.e.f. 7.5.82) 30 years (7.5.82 to 6.5.2012) 1st RML was filed on 26.4.2011 for 20 years (7.5.2012 to 6.5.2032) Not yet extended.
21 Koira-Kasira (Sundargarh) Iron (7.769) 231.670 186.685 418.355 13.10.76 20 years (Original) (13.10.76 to12.10.96) 50 years (New) (13.10.76 to 12.10.2026) 1. The original period of lease is deemed to be granted for 50 yrs i.e. from 13.10.1976 to 12.10.2026, subject to execution of SLD within 3 months.Time allowed for execution of SLD for one year till 07.05.2017 (vide Govt. letter 4613/SM dtd.25.05.2016). 2. OMC has again requested to Govt. for one more year extension vide letter 1582 dtd.06.11.2017.
22 Rantha (Sundargarh) Iron (35.61) 268.8731   268.8731 31.12.68 over 408. 8731 Hects 30 years (Original) (31.12.68 to 30.12.98) 50+20 years (New) (31.12.1968 to 30.12.2038) 1. The Original period of lease is deemed to be granted in terms of rule 3(1) for 50 yrs (31.12.1968 to 30.12.2018) and rule 3(2) & (3) extended for further period of 20 yrs (i.e. from 31.12.2018 to 30.12.2038 subject to execution of SLD within three months. 2. Further extension of one year time for SLD execution applied.
23 Kumritar (Sundargarh) Iron & Manganese (Iron-188. 21, Mn- Not Assessed) 651.00   651.00 29.4.65 over 1212.47 hects 20 years (Original) (29.4.65 to 28.4.85) 50+20 years (New) (29.4.1965 to 28.4.2035) 1. Supplementary Lease Deed executed on 24.7.15 extending the lease period till 31.03.2020. 2. SLD executed on 14.09.16 for 50+20 years i.e. extending the lease period from 01.04.2020 to 28.04.2035.
24 Sakradihi (area-564.64 H) (Keonjhar) Iron & Manganese (Iron-36.108 Mn-0.445) 1243.270 88.749 1332.019 (Amalgama- ted area) Sakradihi for iron : 28.12.59 30 years (28.12.59 to 27.12.89) 1st RML was filed on 17.12.88 for 20 yrs (28.12.1989 to 27.12.2009).
Dubna (Area-1135.419 H) (Keonjhar) Dubna for manganese: 08.9.71 20 years (8.9.1971 to7.9.1991) 1. 1st RML filed on 25.8.90 for 20 years (8.9.1991 to 7.9.2011). 2. Two leases amalgamated to 1332.019 hects. vide Govt. Order No.3607 dt.18.2.2006 for balance period of Sakradihi i.e. till 27.12.09. 3. 2nd RML filed on 18.3.08 over revised area of 1322.9984 Ha for 20 yrs. (28.12.2009 to 27.12.2029). Not yet extended.
25 Seremda- Bhadrasahi (Keonjhar) Iron & Manganese (Iron-11.099 Mn-0.406) 1086.756 647.814 1734.570 30.8.86 20 years (Original) (30.8.1986 to 29.8.2006) 50 years (New) (30.8.1986 to 29.8.2036) 1. Validity of Lease period extended till 31.03.2020 on 30.11.2015. 2. Vide Govt. order 1156/SM dtd.08.02.16, the original period of lease is deemed to be granted for 50 yrs i.e. 30.08.1986 to 29.08.2036 subject to execution of SLD, within three months. 3 . Further extension of one year time for SLD execution applied.
26 Dalki (Keonjhar) Iron & Manganese (Iron -NotAssessed, Mn-0.275) 246.524 18.766 265.290 19.11.88 20 years w.e.f. 7.8.76 (7.8.76 to 6.8.96) 1st RML filed on 18.7.95 for 20 yrs (7.8.96 to 6.8.2016). Not yet extended.
27 Nishikhal (Rayagada) Manganese (0.781) 455.02 46.65 501.67 28.6.64 20 years (28.6.64 to 27.6.84) 1. 1st RML executed (28.6.1984 to 27.6.2004). 2. 2nd RML filed on 26.6.03. for 20 yrs. (28.6.04 to 27.6.2024) Not yet extended.
28 Roida-78 (Keonjhar) Manganese (0.126) 78.711 -- 78.711 25.4.81 20 years (25.4. 1981 to 24.4.2001) 1st RML filed on 22.4.00 for 20 yrs (25.4.2001 to 24.4.2021) Not yet extended.
29 Parlipada (Keonjhar) Manganese ( Iron-4.479, Mn-0.099) 84.188 20.672 104.86 25.4.81 over 170.17 hects 20 years (25.4.81 to 24.4.01) 50 years (New) (25.4.1981 to 24.4.2031) 1. The original period of lease is deemed to be granted for 50 yrs i.e. 25.04.1981 to 24.04.2031 vide Govt. order 513/SM dtd 19.01.2016 subject to execution of SLD, within three months. 2. Further extension of one year time applied for execution of SLD.
30 Umpavally (Koraput) Limestone (18.648) 400.649 900.141 1300.79 20.8.75 over 1300.79 hects 20 years (20.8.75 to19.8.95) 1. 1st RML filed on 12.8.94 for 20 yrs. (20.8.1995 to 19.8.2015). 2. 2nd RML applied on 02.08.2014 for 20 yrs (20.08.2015 to 19.08.2035) Not yet extended.
31 Kolha-Roida (Roida-C) (Keonjhar) Iron & Manganese (Worked by IDC) 192.81 -- 192.81 30.12.85 20 years (08.2.77 to 07.2.97) 50 years (New) (08.2.1977 to 07.2.2027) 1. The original period of lease is deemed to be granted for 50 yrs i.e. from 08.02.1977 to 07.02.2027 subject to execution of SLD , within three months i.e. by 24.5.2016 vide Govt. order 1625/SM dtd.25.02.2016. 2 ..SLD executed on 02.02.2017 extending the Lease period till 07.02.2027.
32 Malipada (Kalahandi) Gemstone (Ruby) -- 27.655 27.655 07.09.2002, registered on 07.11.02 20 years (07.11.2002 to 06.11.2022) 1. Not yet extended. 2. OMC Board has decided to surrender the lease. 3. State Govt. has been intimated about surrender on 30.05.2016.
33 Budhapara (Nuapada) Gemstone (Garnet) -- 33.95 33.95 14.06.93 10 years (14.06.93 to 13.06.2003) 1. 1st RML filed on 6.6.02 for 10 yrs (14.6.2003 to 13.6.2013). 2. 2nd RML filed on 11.6.12 for 20 years. (14.6.2013 to 13.6.2033). 2. Not yet extended. 3. OMC Board has decided to surrender the lease. 4. State Govt. has been intimated about surrender on 30.05.2016.
34 Kodingamali (Koraput & Rayagada) Bauxite (77.511) 428.075 -- 428.075 10.01.2017 50 Years (10.01.17 to 09.01.67) Mining Lease executed on 10.01.2017 at Koraput & Rayagada District
Some of the important Applied MLs/PLs of OMC for which Govt. of India has given consent/ approved for reservation
Sl.No. Name of the ML/PL (District) Mineral Area in Hects Date of application Lease Status
Total
Mining Lease
1 Karlapat (Kalahandi) Bauxite 1848.222 03.06.15 LOI received
Prospecting License
1 Karlapat (Kalahandi) Bauxite 1154.275 21.8.15 Reserved by State Govt. on 23.03.2015
2 Sasubahumali (Rayagada) Bauxite 4225.22 26.8.15 Reserved by State Govt. on 26.12.2015
Prospecting Licenses of OMC Granted and Executed (September, 2017)
Sl. No. Name of the ML/PL (District) Mineral to be explored Area in Hects Date of application Date of grant Date of Execution Remarks
Forest Non-Forest Total
1 Kaliapani-Block-I (Jajpur) Chromite 239.709 2.556 242.265 17.08.2015 11.03.2016 20.04.2017 Forest Permission for Exploration applied in Form-C
2 Kaliapani-Block-II (Jajpur) Chromite 152.996 0.575 153.571 17.08.2015 11.03.2016 20.04.2017 Forest Permission for Exploration applied in Form-C
3 Kaliapani-Block-III (Jajpur) Chromite 38.721 0.036 38.757 17.08.2015 30.01.2016 20.04.2017 Forest Permission for Exploration applied in Form-C