March 21, 2019

Sanatana Closes Tranche 1 Of Private Placement

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, March 21, 2019. Sanatana Resources Inc. ("Sanatana" or the "Company": TSX-V: STA) has, further to its news releases of February 7, 2019, closed tranche 1 of a non-brokered private placement of 34,493,500 units (the "Units") at $0.05 per Unit for gross proceeds of $1,724,675 (the "Tranche 1 Closing").

Each Unit consists of one common share in the capital of the Company and one non-transferable share purchase warrant (a "Warrant"). Each Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one additional common share (a "Warrant Share") at a price of $0.10 per Warrant Share on or before March 20, 2022.

In connection with the Tranche 1 Closing, the Company paid eligible finders aggregate commissions of $103,577.25 (the "Finder's Fees"). The Company also issued a total of 2,029,545 non-transferable finder's warrants (individually a "Finder Warrant"). Each Finder Warrant will entitle the holder thereof to purchase an additional common share at a price of $0.10 per common share for a period expiring on March 20, 2022.

All securities issued in connection with the Tranche 1 Closing are subject to a statutory hold period expiring on July 21, 2019 in accordance with applicable securities legislation.

About the Company

Sanatana Resources Inc. is a mineral exploration and development company with an experienced management team and board of directors. Sanatana is based in Vancouver and is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V: STA). Sanatana's present focus is the 282km2 Tirua project in the Solomon Islands, South West Pacific.


(signed) "Peter Miles"

Peter Miles
President and Chief Executive Officer

For additional information on the Company, please contact:

Mr. Peter Miles, President and Chief Executive Officer at (604) 408-6680 or email

Cautionary Statement Regarding "Forward-Looking" Information

Some of the statements contained in this news release are forward-looking statements and information within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements and information can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "intends", "is expected", "potential", "suggests" or variations of such words or phrases, or statements that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "should", "would", "might" or "will" be taken, occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements and information are not historical facts and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties beyond Sanatana's control. Actual results and developments are likely to differ, and may differ materially, from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements, except as may be required by law.

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulations Services Provider (as that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.