Barjora (North)

Nearby Reports
Tara (East)
Tara (West)
Jaganathpur A
Jaganathpur B


State:West Bengal


Coal requirement (Pro.) Mtpa.:5.5

Geological Reserves Mt:85.49

Status of Exploration: E

Companies Involved

Joint venture between EMTA and Damodar Valley Corporation to extract coal

Political/Media Connections

Ujwal Upadhyaya, Chairman of EMTA, is said to be a friend of Chandan Basu, the son of former West Bengal CM Jyoti Basu

Mentions in the media

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