Divakaran,former chief engineer of BGML,said: "We have been part of this mining culture in Kolar Gold Fields.
He is now the president of the BGML Employees',Supervisors' & Officers' United Forum,which has taken up the cause of the revival of the company as well as protecting the interests of the employees.
Shri Tomar concluded the meeting by underscoring the need to decide over issues pertaining to BGML
at the earliest.
Speaking at the hand-over ceremony, the General Manager of BGML - Peter Burger has stated that the company is excited to see its partnership with villages in delivering five classrooms and one teachers office at Buyange Primary School.
The BGML official has also stated that they have handed over 4 boreholes; one each at Kakola Primary School, Ilogi village, and Namba Tisa village, plus one amid Buyange and Ibanza villages to the District commissioner.
BGML is dedicated to work in partnership with local communities, individuals and other entities to promote socio-economic development of its fellow citizens.
A contract for the renewal of BGML through the global bidding process was finalized in Delhi at the Union Ministry of Mines in the presence of Mines Minister Dinsha J Patel and MSME Minister of State with independent charge K H Muniyappa between the Chairman and Managing Director of Mineral Exploration Corporation Ltd (MECL) and Managing Director in-charge of BGML Dr Gopal Dhavan and Chairman-cum-Managing Director of MECON Ltd.
MECON (PSU, Ministry of Steel) has been occupied as consultant to BGML for offering consultancy facilities for Global Bidding Process.