Sterlite's announcement comes days after the National Green Tribunal set aside the Tamil Nadu government's order for closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper plant in Tuticorin, which was at the centre of massive protests over alleged pollution.
Earlier, the steel ministry had said that it was totally in favour of a single window system.
The closure of Vedanta's Sterlite Copper has led to the rise in import of copper worth $2 billion and export loss of over $1.5 billion, Ramnath said
NGOs planned closure of Tuticorin copper smelter, spread myths and wrong information: Sterlite CEO P Ramnath
Ramnath said that statistics don't bear out "myths" like Tuticorin being cancer capital of Tamil Nadu and firm's factory the biggest polluter in the region
Sterlite asks staff to join back to clean up plant site, launches outreach programme to 'clear myths about project'
Tamil Nadu govt in late May ordered closure of Sterlite Copper's plant after 13 people protesting to demand its shutdown on environmental concerns were killed
Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi: False propaganda dominated the truth about the company, says CEO P Ramnath
After Tamil Nadu govt's order shutting down Tuticorin Plant, P Ramnath, CEO of Sterlite Copper says that false propaganda dominated over truth about company