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Biggest Tanzanite gems in History found by small-scale miner

Nabanita Dutta

News Editor
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A small-scale miner in Tanzania has recently found the biggest ever Tanzanite gemstone and he has been handed a cheque worth of $3.35 for that. He said that, he would like to build a school and a shopping mall near his home, where many poor people cannot afford to go to school. He has discovered 2 gemstones, one of which weighed 9.27kg, while the other one weighed 5.103 kgs, according to the mines ministry spokesperson.