Initial Environmental Examination of Extraction of Bentonite Clay at Pithorani/Mulot, District Bhimber, Azad Jammu & Kashmir

Description: The project is to explore and extract bentonite clay from Pithorani/ Mulot, District Bhimber, AJ&K. The project consists of extraction and excavation of Bentonite Deposits which involve geological mapping, excavation, and drilling, sampling and mining works. Bentonite deposits are located at 6 Km from Kashguma in North-West direction of Bhimber city. The Bentonite Clay will be explored in an area of 433 acres at Pithorani/Mulot. The total cost of the project is Rs 6.8 million and the whole mine area will be explored in 12 years.

Client: M/s Chaudhry Muhammad Fazzal & Co.

Location: Bhimber, AJ&K

Year: 2013



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