Indian chrome mines in Odisha are facing huge fines after the provincial government gave the miners notice. The companies affected include Tata Steel, Balasore Alloys, FACOR, IMFA, Jindal Stainless, B C Mohanty, Mishrilal Mines, PSU Odisha Mining, which is owned by the province, and IDCOL. The government wants Rs32-billion by May 10. The miners exceeded their production limits. Similar notices have been lodged against manganese miners. The chrome ore mines are evaluating their options.