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Kota Stone is a fine-grained variety of limestone, quarried at Kota district, Rajasthan, India. Hundreds of mines are located in or near the town of Ramganj Mandi and in the Kota district.

The greenish-blue and brown colour of this stone contribute to its popularity. Other colors are black, pink, grey, and beige. When used for building, the stone is mainly used for exteriors, but will also work when used for interiors.kota stone is most demanded natural stone in india and across world,kota stone main market in kudayla village of Ramganj Mandi tehsil in kota district of Rajasthan, there is more than thousand processing units,

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Kota Stone flakes; however, periodic polishing using polishing wax can eliminate this phenomenon. Since it is limestone, it is not resistant to acid and alkali. The stone is used throughout India, especially in government offices & institutions. The stone is not recommended for dry cladding systems due to its flaking properties making is susceptible for falling down in extreme weather conditions.

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