Consider the following pairs:

  1. Bunder project→ Diamond
  2. Hirabuddini project→ Gold
  3. Jaduguda project→ Uranium

Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

The Bunder project was recently in news when the mining giant Rio Tinto decided to shut down its Rs 2,200-crore diamond mining project in Madhya Pradesh (MP).  The Bunder diamond project was discovered in 2004 by the Australia-based mining major and in 2010 it inked an agreement with Madhya Pradesh for the development of the project. Hutti and Uti in Karnataka and the Hirabuddini mines in Jharkhand are the only gold producing mines in India. Jaduguda in Jharkhand is known for Uranium mines

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