The Western Zone, Nagpur Region of Directorate General of Mines Safety (DGMS) functioning under the Union Ministry of Labour & Employment is observing Metalliferous Mining Safety Week. The event started on November 24 will continue till December 1. The theme of the event is ‘From cleanliness to health and safety’.
Manishchandra Jaiswal, Mine Safety Director; Nagpur Region - I; and Sagesh Kumar, Mine Safety Director, Nagpur Region II; flagged off six special teams constituted for inspection of various places and programmes. This year, the responsibility of conducting the Mining Safety Week is given to Maharashtra State Mining Corporation Ltd, says a press note.