A newly built extension of Southern Region office Block-C with well-equipped Nilgiri auditorium at AMD Bengaluru was inaugurated by Shri K.N. Vyas, Chairman AEC & Secretary DAE, on 07.05.2019. During the occasion, a sapling was planted by the Chairman in the AMD premises.
As a part of commemoration of 70th year of inception of AMD, a National Seminar on “Strategic Mineral Exploration for Sustainable Development: Emerging Trends and Challenges (SMEET-2019)” was also organised during 7-8, May 2019. A large number of scientific community including AMD scientists, academicians, researchers have participated. The Abstract Volume of the Seminar was released in the inaugural session. More than seventy research papers were presented in the two day event. Besides, an informative exhibition of strategic minerals and exploration instruments was also arranged in the sidelines of the Seminar.