(The Gist of PIB) Rohne and Rabodih
Rohne and Rabodih Coal Mines
The Ministry of Coal has allotted two Coking Coal mines, Rohne and Rabodih
located in Jharkhand, to the Steel Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE’s).
- Allocated under the Coal Mines (Special Provision) Act, 2015, these
mines located in Jharkhand will add more than 10 MT per annum and boost the
coking coal production in the country.
- The ‘Rohne’ Coal Mine has been allotted to National Mineral Development
- The ‘Robodih OCP’ coal mine has been allotted to Rashtriya Ispat Nigam
- This allotment is in addition to 5 coal mines which have been allocated
to successful bidders and 6 coal mines which have allotted to PSU’s. In all,
the 13 mines will add more than 35 MT per annum coal to the domestic
availability of coal.