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Sterlite Copper keeps all doors open for the Thoothukudi plant restart

Sterlite Copper has received 125 bids for the two sets of EoIs it recently floated for contract works

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Sri Peraathu Selvi Ammal Thirukovil at Mattakkadai, constructed by Sterlite Copper

Shine Jacob Chennai

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Sri Peraathu Selvi Ammal Thirukovil at Mattakkadai, a small temple in the city of Thoothukudi, is a preferred destination for hundreds of devotees every day. Possibly viewed as a corporate seeking divine intervention or an attempt to win the hearts of locals, Vedanta's Sterlite Copper constructed a new temple here a few months ago.

Exactly five years and three months ago, in May 2018, Vedanta's Sterlite Copper unit was closed following an order issued by the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB). 

Divine intervention is just one of a series of steps taken by the company to immediately restart plant

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First Published: Aug 20 2023 | 1:57 PM IST

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