MINING.COM | Alrosa (MCX: ALRS) announced on Tuesday that operations have restarted at its International underground diamond mine near Minry, Russia.
The world’s top diamond producer by output suspended works at the mine last week, after several employees tested positive for covid-19.
The mine’s operations have resumed in a two-shift mode so mine staff don’t come into contact with contractors working at surface facilities.
“This decision was made as the majority of workers and contractors were tested negative for covid-19,” the company said in a press release.
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