Exploration for iron ore is to be carried out at Carcariatemb Bombod Iron Ore Mine located at village Tudou in Sangem taluk in South Goa district of Goa. The proposed rated capacity of the mine is at 0.80 mtpa from a mineable reserve of 7.184 mt. The project cost is estimated at Rs. 200 million. It will not use drilling or blasting but to use open cast mechanized mining. The mining activity is to be carried out by a private operator.