News Release

April 13, 2006

SOFTROCK MINERALS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ISSUE UNITS FOR DEBT

Softrock Minerals Ltd. (the "Corporation" -TSXV:SFT) is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement to issue 150,000 units ("Units") in satisfaction of approximately $25,000 owed to a third-party. Each Unit is comprised of one common share (a "Common Share") of the Corporation and one-half of one Common Share purchase warrant entitling the holder thereof to purchase an additional Common Share at a price of $0.14 per share before February 21, 2008.

Issuance of the Units is subject to the receipt of regulatory approval.
The Units will be subject to a four month hold period.

On behalf of the Board of Directors
The Honourable Nick Taylor, President and Director

For further information please contact:
Softrock Minerals Ltd.
#1010, 825 – 8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 2T3
Ph:(403) 266-2605 or Fax:(403) 266-2730
Email: softrockminerals@shaw.ca

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility
for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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