Achievements of Bureau of Mineral Development from January 2009 to February 2014
1. The Mines and Minerals Rules, 2012 was formulated in order to establish proper management for the minerals sector.
2. Total posts of Bureau of Mineral Development was increased to 38 from the previous number 08 which means 30 new posts was created including the Director General post.
Granted Exploration Licenses:
|Peat exploration licenses||-||03|
|Mineral Sand exploration licenses||-||03|
|Total||-||06 exploration licenses granted|
Granted quarry leases:
|Stone and Sand Mixed Stone quarry leases||-||32|
|Total||-||33 quarry leases granted|
4. Revenue income from January 2009 to February 2014 is 153 crore 71 lac taka only.