Termination of the Option Agreement for Indra Project
VANCOUVER, BC, December 19, 2019 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ) (OTCPK: MRZLF) (the “Company” or “Mirasol”) reports that it has been advised by Hochschild Mining plc (“Hochschild”) of its decision to terminate the option agreement for the Indra Project in Chile.
Mirasol reported on the results from its drilling program on this project on October 31, 2019. Based on the results and Hochschild’s decision to terminate the agreement, Mirasol will drop the Indra project and focus its exploration and business development efforts on other opportunities.
Norm Pitcher, President and CEO of Mirasol stated: “We wish to thank Hochschild and its exploration team for their investment and for the work completed on the project over the last 12 months and we hope to work with Hochschild again in the near future. As the year wraps up, we are now looking forward to a positive start to 2020, with results expected from the ongoing drilling program at Gorbea as well as from our trenching program at Los Amarillos.”
About Mirasol Resources Ltd
Mirasol is a premier project generation company that is focused on the discovery and development of profitable precious metal and copper deposits, operating via a hybrid joint venture and self-funded drilling business model. Strategic joint ventures with precious metal producers have enabled Mirasol to maintain a tight share structure while advancing its priority projects that are focused in high-potential regions in Chile and Argentina. Mirasol employs an integrated generative and on-ground exploration approach, combining leading-edge technologies and experienced exploration geoscientists to maximize the potential for discovery. Mirasol is in a strong financial position and has a significant portfolio of exploration projects located within the Tertiary Age Mineral belts of Chile and the Jurassic age gold and silver district of Santa Cruz Province Argentina.
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Norm Pitcher, President and CEO
Jonathan Rosset, VP Corporate Development
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