Vancouver, BC. – Silver Viper Minerals Corp. (the “Company” or “Silver Viper”) (TSX-V: VIPR) is pleased to announce commencement of Phase II drilling at the La Virginia Gold-Silver Exploration Project, in the Sierra Madre of eastern Sonora state, Mexico. This follow-up program is designed to expand upon discoveries made during the Company’s initial drill test of 2018. A priority for Silver Viper is exploration of the El Rubi Zone, the first target for this round of work. Drilling began on November 26th and is planned to total 5,000m of diamond drilling in approximately 20 holes.