Ministry of Mines 30-December, 2016 17:47 IST
Promotional scheme for writing original books in Hindi on the subjects pertaining to Mines and Mining.

 Ministry of Mines invites entries from the citizens of India under the promotional scheme for writing original books in Hindi on the subjects pert aiming to Mines and mining. The books published between 1st April, 2014 to 31st March, 2016 will be accepted under the scheme. There is a provision of following awards under this scheme:-

1.      First Award (One)                            Rs. 75,000

2.      Second Award (Two)                      Rs. 50,000

3.      Third Award (Two)                         Rs. 25,000

4.      Incentive Award (Three)                Rs. 15,000


The Prize winner will be presented a Certificate and a memento along with the cash award.

The decision of the Ministry of Mines regarding award will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.

The details of the scheme and prescribed proforma may be obtained from the website of the Minestry:

Interested authors may please send their entries within three months from the date of publication of the advertisement, to the following address:-


Joint Director (OL)

Ministry of Mines

Room No. 307 “D” Wing

Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi- 110001

Telephone: 011-23388061


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