Schedule announced for auction of Red sanders
August 10, 2014 - Hyderabad
The State Government has drafted guidelines for the auction of red sanders seized in the State.
The Forest department has announced the red sander tender schedule in 7 divisions in four districts from September 9 to 26. In the first phase, the government auctions 4,160 metric tonnes of red sanders out of 8,460 metric tonnes through Metal Scrap Trading Corporation (MSTC) through e-tendering and auction process.
Releasing the schedule, the DFO G Srinivasulu said on Sunday at Kapilateertham said that those who want to participate in the e-tenders and auction have to register their names on www.mstcecommerce.com . The officials will allow the official representatives with ID cards to visit the red sanders. Seven divisions in the State in the districts of Chitoor, Nellore and Kadapa, the auction process will be conducted. The divisions are Tirupati, Bakarpeta, Venkatagiri, Udayagiri, Kanigiri, Aadurapalli and Kadapa.
The DFO announced that the auction will be conducted from September 19 to 22 in Tirupati Depot for auction of 1,447 metric tonnes, September 22 in Adurapalle in Nellore for 16.198 tonnes, Udayagiri in Nellore on September 23 for 164.9 tonnes, Venkatagiri for 507.669 tonnes, Kanigiri in Prakasam for 157.679 tonnes of September 24, and on September 25 at Adurapalle in Nellore for 161.98 tonnes, and Udayagiri on September 23 for 1654.9 tonnes, Venkatagiri 507.669 tonnes.
Bidders will be allowed form September 11 to 17
The DFO said that e-tenders will be allowed from August 11 to 17 through MSTC. The in-charges for seven divisions are G Srinivasulu, DFO, Tirupati, G Rambabu (DFO, Nellore), D Chandrasekhara Rao (DFO, Giddalur), B Nagaraju (DFO, Kadapa) were appointed.