Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


Turamdih
31 59' N 77 6' E

Uranium is by-product of copper production at the Rakha, Surdat and Mosaboni Uranium Recovery Plants. Uranium recovery activities are conducted in connectionw with copper mining in the Turamdih area, Singhbhum Copper Belt, Bihar. This Uranium ore processing facility uses a Heap Leaching process, with a design capacity of 150 t U/a. The status of the facility, as of early 2000, was reported as "Deferred," though the initial startup of the plant was 1991.




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