VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 11, 2013) - Fortunate Sun Mining Company Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FSM) (Fortunate Sun or the "Company") advises that its Special General Meeting held on Friday, February 8 has been adjourned until a date to be determined no later than March 8, 2013. The Company will continue to accept late proxies that were not voted prior to or at the meeting. The Company urges shareholders to vote in favour of the resolutions put forward by management. The Company will issue a news release announcing when the meeting will reconvene.
Managing Director, Scott Young, states, "Given the current market conditions and lack of available funding for junior exploration companies, it is imperative to consolidate our shares to attract new projects, management and financing. Without this, Fortunate Sun (along with many other junior exploration companies) may cease to exist over the next 12 months."
Fortunate Sun Mining Company Ltd. is a junior exploration company with early stage precious metals exploration projects in Mexico and British Columbia. Fortunate Sun's principal property is its Camacho Project located in the state of Zacatecas, Mexico.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
Scott Young, Managing Director
This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to, information regarding geological interpretations, resources, potential timing and content of exploration programs, production schedules and projections, receipt of permits, company financings etc. Forward-looking statements refer to events and conditions which have not yet taken place and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those anticipated in these statements. Fortunate Sun relies on litigation protection for forward-looking statements.