Day – 2 of Commercial Coal Mine Auction

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The Ministry of Coal had launched the auction of coal mines for commercial mining under second attempt of 4th Tranche of CMSP Act & MMDR Act and 5th Tranche of CMSP Act & MMDR Act on March 30, 2022. On the 2nd day of the e-auction today , two coal mines were put up for auction of which both coal mines were MMDR coal mines. The details of the coal mines are as under:-

  • Both the coal mines are fully explored 
  • The total geological reserves for the coal mines are 1288.28 Million Tonnes.
  • Peak Rae Capacity (PRC) for the coal mines is 20.00 million ton per annum.

The results for Day 2 are as under:

S. No.

Name of the Mine


PRC (mtpa)

Geological Reserves (MT)

Closing Bid Submitted by

Reserve Price (%)

Final Offer (%)


Ghogharpalli & Its Dip Extension




Vedanta Limited/68522







Source PIB