Shri Beni Prasad Verma Archive

Steel Minister’s Effort to Increase Steel Demand and Reach in Rural Areas

In order to increase the demand of steel in rural areas and to boost steel consumption, the Union Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma has been stressing on the need for setting up Steel Processing Units (SPUs). The effort aimed at bridging the disparity between the national consumption of 60 kg of steel per

Production and Consumption of Steel

The Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma has said that data on production for sale, real consumption and stock of total finished steel (alloy + non-alloy) during the last three years and the current year is given below:-   Year Total Finished Steel (alloy + non-alloy)   (million tonnes or mt) Production for sale Real Consumption

NMDC Power Limited and IEDCL sign MoU to set up JV Power Plant of 500 MW

An MoU was signed between the NMDC Power Limited (NPL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Navratna Public Sector Undertaking, NMDC Limited under the Ministry of Steel and IEDCL, a subsidiary of M/s. IL&FS in the presence of Union Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma and Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Power, Shri Jyotiraditya

Performance of SAIL

The Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma has said that the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) has undertaken modernisation and expansion plan at its five integrated steel plants Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) at Bhilai, Bokaro Steel Plant (BSL) at Bokaro, Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) at Rourkela, Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP) at Durgapur and

Steel Minister Leads Delegation to Zimbabwe

The Union Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma led a delegation to Zimbabwe to strengthen relations between the two countries in the areas of steel and mining. The Minister of Steel was received at the Harare airport by Prof Welshman Ncube, Minister of Industry and Commerce of the Republic of Zimbabwe on 8th April,

Steel Minister Strengthens Ties in Steel & Mining with Tanzania

The Union Minister of Steel, Shri Beni Prasad Verma recently led a delegation to Tanzania to strengthen cooperation between the two nations in steel & mining. A Letter of Intent (LoI) was signed between Government of India and the Government of Tanzania on 6th April at Der es Salaam. The LoI was signed in the