In continuation with our letter No CS/NSE-BSE/2015-16/251 and CS/NSE-BSE/2016-17/60 dated 14.08.2015 and 05.04.2016 respectively, it is to inform that the 'Bhoomi Pujan' ceremony of Parsoda Manganese Mine of MOIL is being performed today. MOIL has been granted Mining Lease of Parsoda Manganese Mine near village Parsoda, 46 kms. From Nagpur in the year 2016. The lease extends over an area of 53.75 ha. for 50 years period i.e. from 22.04.2016 to 21.04.2066 the project cost is estimated to be Rs. 19.54 crore. The Production is expected to be started by end of March/April, 2019. The Mine will be operated by Opencast Mining Method.