SOUTH EASTERN COALFIELDS LIMITEDSouth Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) was incorporated on 28.11.1985 with the objective to acquire and take over business of the Bilaspur division of Western Coalfields & the Talcher division of Central Coalfields limited. SECL is a Schdule-B Miniratna CPSE in the coal & lignite sector. It is one of the eight subsidiaries of Coal India Limited (A Govt. of India Undertaking) under the Ministry of Coal having registered Corporate Office at Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh.
ADMINISTRATIVE SET UPIn SECL, 83 major coal projects (50 Underground Projects and 33 Opencast Projects) have been approved for a total ultimate capacity of 290.00 MTY with sanctioned capital of 45,626.35 Crore (including pre-nationalized mines & Custodian Mines). Out of the 83 projects, 32 projects (06 UG & 26 OC) are On-going Projects, 45 projects (39 UG & 06 OC) are completed projects as on 31.03.2022, 05 UG Mines are Existing Mines & 1 No. of custodian mines. (Gare pelma IV/2&3). SECL has four major coalfields namely, Central India Coalfield (CIC), Korba Coalfields, Mand-Raigarh Coalfield and Ramkola-Tatapani coalfield. For effective administrative control & operations, the mines have been grouped in 13 administrative Areas, as under: A. Central India Coalfields
COAL DEPOSITS OF SECLAs on 01.04.2021, the total geological coal reserve in SECL command area is 82,167.23 Million Tonnes, out of which 34,053.51 is the proved reserve. The coal deposit of SECL occurs in the great Son-Mahanadi master basin. It spreads over 6 district namely korba, Raigarh, Surguja, Balrampur & Korea in Chhattisgarh(C.G.) State and 3 district viz. Shahdol, Anuppur & Umaria districts in Madhya Pradesh (M.P.). The total coal reserve in M.P. as on 01.04.2021 is 8,743.69 MT while in C.G., it is 73,423.54 MT.
|I||Coal Reserve in MP||0-1200||2491.96||5925.43||326.30||8743.69|
|II||Coal Reserve in CG||0-1200||31561.55||40425.00||1436.99||73423.54|
|Total Coal Reserves in SECL (MP+CG)||0-1200||34053.51||46350.43||1763.29||82167.23|
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