Himachal Pradesh government gives go ahead for salt mine restart

By Myles McCormick
Published: Wednesday, 16 March 2016

The northern Indian state has granted permission for Hindustan Salts to reopen a rock salt operation with an investment of $34m.

Hindustan Salts Ltd, an Indian state owned salt miner, is to restart operations in the northern province of Himachal Pradesh, following receipt of local government approval.

The company will invest Indian rupee (INR) 230 crore ($34.11m*) into projects it...

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