Coal ministry issues show cause notice to eight firms over production delays

New Delhi, Dec. 26 : Show cause notices have been issued to eight firms, including Hindalco Industries and Mahanadi Coalfields, by the Ministry of Coal for production delays at mines allocated to them.

The ministry has asked these firms why they should not be proceeded against and or penalised for delaying the development of coal blocks, why such blocks should not be de-allocated be cause of violations of terms and conditions.

If the companies fail to give reasons for the delays, appropriate action would be taken for de-allocation, the ministry has warned.

At least five firms have been asked to explain why there has been slow progress in the development of the coal blocks. JSW Steel Ltd and Bhushan Power and Steel Ltd are mong these firms who have been asked to respond.

--ANI (Posted on 26-12-2013)

more-news headlines

Himachal cricket body needs to be revamped: Chief Minister

LG puts Delhi civic officials on toes

EC supreme in interpreting poll speeches: Amit Shah

AAP leader Somnath Bharti beaten up in Varanasi

Sadhu Yadav withdraws from polls in Bihar

Somnath Bharti attacked in Varanasi

'Char Dham yatra' restarts May, Uttarakhand assures safety

Rahul to hold three rallies in UP April 24

Delhi HC refers police brutality on homeless to NHRC

EC slaps Azam Khan with fresh notice over poll code

Ghaziabad parents stir over fee hike intensifies

38 in fray for Himachal's four Lok Sabha seats

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top