Trumboo Industries is to carry out mining at village Khrew in Pulwama district of Jammu & Kashmir. It is to open a new mine with a rated production of 4,44,000 tpa of lime stone with an investment of Rs. 80 million. It will use open cast manual mining with blasting. It may be noted, Dachigam National Park is located within 10 km of the mine lease.
Kashmir Sapphire Cements is to carry out mining at Khonmoh, in Srinagar. The company is to open a new mine with a rated capacity of 25000 tpa of limestone to meet its captive requirement. It will use open cast manual mining involving blasting. Due to the local weather condition, mine will be in operation only during March to November.
Jammu & Kashmir Cements to carry out mining at Khrew Limestone Mining Project located at village Khrew, Pumpure Tehsil and Pulwama district of Jammu & Kashmir with an investment of Rs. 80 million.. The proposed rated capacity of the mine is at 0.25 mtpa and is to be increased to 0.5 mtpa. It will use open cast mecahnized mining technology with blasting operations.