Nirani said he will hold talks with Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar to find out the exact quantity of oxygen needed.
Nirani convened a meeting with representatives of several steel companies which produce liquefied oxygen for use in their plants.
Speaking to the media here on Saturday, he said, “If there is any useless politician in the state, that is none other than Yatnal.
Karnataka is the ultimate loser.
Central GPS, mining investors’ meet, PPP model for exploration on anvil
Mining experts, who demand further exploration of gold, call for feasibility studies and getting statutory clearances to restart mines.
The mines and geology department will shortly see a major reshuffle, sources in minister Murugesh Nirani’s office.
Action will be taken against illegal hoarders of explosives: Nirani; Most quarries don’t have NOCs or blasting licences
Murugesh Nirani said that the Home Minister Basavaraj Bommai, Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar, Chikkaballapur District Collector, Superintendent of police are assessing the situation.
Patil minced no words as he called out his party MLA Basanagouda Patil Yatnal and Congress leader Vijayananda Kashappanavar for misusing the issue.
The aim is to help end-users get local resources at a nominal cost and to put an end to corruption.
Mines and Geology Minister Murugesh Nirani on Friday said the state government will soon announce a separate sand policy for the coastal Karnataka region.
After an explosion near a stone quarry in Shivamogga killed six people on January 21, the State Government has decided to come down heavily on mines violating rules.
Pasha had on Saturday written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to remove Nirani since he was facing criminal cases.
Less than 48 hours after Bilgi MLA Murugesh Nirani was sworn in as minister, an old criminal case from his past ministerial tenure returned to haunt him.