NTPC bags North Dhadu (East) coal block

NTPC Mining Limited (NML), a wholly-owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has won the bid for North Dadu (East) coal block in the recently concluded coal block auction conducted by the Ministry of Coal.

NML has secured the rights to develop and extract coal from the North Dhadu (East) coal block in Jharkhand, which has 439 million tonnes of reserves with peak rated capacity of 4 million tonnes per annum. This will be the first commercial coal mine of NML. This is a significant milestone for NML, reaffirming the commitment to India’s energy security.