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 October 10, 2012
Indico Announces Start of Drilling Campaign at Ocana

 Vancouver, British Columbia - Indico Resources Ltd. ("Indico" or the "Company") (TSX-V: IDI, OTCQX: IDIFF) is pleased to announce the beginning of its Phase 2 drilling campaign at the Ocaña Cu-Au-Mo porphyry in Southern Peru.

The planned drill program is underway with two diamond drill rigs on site drilling both day and night shift. Indico's planned Phase 2 drilling program at Ocaña totals a minimum 4400m. The first 1000 metres will consist of shallow holes (200m or less) along the southern ridge to test primarily for supergene sulphide and oxide mineralization. The holes will be drilled a short way into the hypogene zone to test the southern extents, and some may be extended. The remainder of the holes are infill drilling to test the upper higher-grade hypogene zones within the breccia target, as well as further delimit the southern and eastern edges of both hypogene and supergene mineralization. The drill hole spacing will be roughly 200 metres. With Phase 2 completed, Indico should have sufficient data to estimate Inferred resources at Ocaña.

About Indico Resources Ltd.

Indico Resources Ltd. is a resource exploration company focused in the discovery and exploration of porphyry copper-gold deposits in South America. The Ocaña Porphyry Project is the Company's primary exploration project and is currently the main focus of exploration activities. In addition, the Company has reviewed multiple additional porphyry exploration projects and is in negotiation to acquire interests in additional porphyry exploration projects. For more information, please visit our website at; follow us on Twitter: @indicoresources and Facebook: Indico Resources Ltd.

The technical information provided in this news release was reviewed and approved by Robert. W. Baxter (FAusIMM), the President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of the Company and a qualified person for the purposes of National Instrument 43-101.

On behalf of Indico Resources Ltd.

Robert Baxter
President and Chief Executive Officer

Contact Information:
Phone: 1-888-638-5942 (toll free) or (604) 638-5938 / Fax: (604) 408-7499

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