Geographical Co-ordinates: Latitude 20° 12' 11" to Longitude to 20° 16' 43"
Coal requirement (Pro.) Mtpa.:
Geological Reserves Mt:18
Status of Exploration: E
one block-Bramdih allocated in 1999 to Castron Minning Ltd; two blocks- Chinora & Warora allocated in 2003 to Field Mining & Ispat; and one block, Lalgarh North, allocated in 2005 to Domco Smokeless Fuels Pvt Ltd.
The September 12 review by the Inter-Ministerial Group (IMG) of mining companies has given a deeper insight into the decay in the coal sector — marked by fraudulent investments, forgery of documents and misrepresentation of financial and material facts by various private firms.
A KSK Energy thermal power plant in Warora, Maharastra. KSK Energy, according to media reports, also allegedly bought a stake in a power company promoted by S. Jagathrakshakan, a DMK leader.