The Metalliferous Mines Regulations, 1961

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The Metalliferous Mines Regulations, 1961 replaces both the Metalliferous Mines Regulations, 1926 and the Mysore Gold Mines Regulations, 1953 to prevent possible dangers, accidents and deaths from mining in India.[1][2]

Important Regulations[edit]

9: Notice of Accident.

10: Notice of disease

60, 61, 63, & 64: Mine plans and Sections

106 to 118: Method of working in mines

119 to 130: Danger from fire, dust gas and water

146, 148: Standards of lighting in the mines

153 to 170: Use of explosive in mines


  1. ^ "THE METALLIFEROUS MINES REGULATIONS, 1961" (PDF).{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Replacement of mining act".{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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