38 coal mines to be offered for auction for commercial mining

New Delhi: AS many as 38 mines will be offered for auction for commercial mining after the amendment of the list of coal mines for sale, the Coal Ministry said on Thursday.
‘As many as 38 coal mines are offered for auction for commercial mining under 11th Tranche of Auction under CM(SP) Act, 2015 and 1st Tranche of Auction under MMDR Act, 1957,’ according the ministry statement.
Ministry of Coal launched the auction process for 41 coal mines under 11th Tranche of Auction under CM(SP) Act, 2015 and 1st Tranche of Auction under MMDR Act, 1957.
The auction process for coal mines for commercial mining was launched on June 18. Following revisions have been made by the Coal Ministry in the list of coal mines offered in the process of opening up of coal sector and introduction of coal mining.
There has been addition of Dolesara, Jarekela and Jharpalam-Tangarghat Coal Mines to the 1st Tranche of Auction and Withdrawal of Morga South Coal Mine from the 1st Tranche of Auction under the MMDR Act, 1957.
There was withdrawal of Fatehpur East,Madanpur (North), Morga-II, and SayangCoal Mines from the 11th Tranche of Auction under the CM(SP) Act, 2015