Due to the nature of auriferous lodes, mining operations of the Company are largely labour intensive. The total number of employees on its roll as on June 1, 2015 is 4275. The Company is undertaking selective and judicious mechanization wherever necessary to increase production and productivity. HGML has a high level of technical competence. Its supervisors are extremely skilled at their jobs and are working with HGML for the last two or three generations.