Geographical Co-ordinates: Latitude 21° 16' 40" to 21° 19' 06"
Geological Reserves Mt:53.6
Status of Exploration: E
Even as coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has emerged as one of the UPA government's leading firefighters against the opposition onslaught on irregularities in coal block allocations,
Times of India reported that Indian coal minister Mr Sriprakash Jaiswal allocated 35 coal blocks without clearance from the screening committee since 2009.