Tara (West)

Nearby Reports
Tara (East)
Jaganathpur A
Jaganathpur B
Khagra Joydev


State:West Bengal


Geological Reserves Mt:125.71

Status of Exploration: E

Companies Involved

West Bengal Power Development Corporation Ltd

Joint venture between EMTA, West Bengal Power Development Corpn Ltd and Durgapur Industries Ltd 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

The West Bengal government will appoint a consultant firm to reassess its mining contract with Emta Coal limited. The firm is likely to start working from September this year.