Batting great and former captain Rahul Dravid is all set to take over as the national cricket team's head coach following the T20 World Cup.
Dravid agreed to take over as the head coach of the Indian national team on the sidelines of the Indian Premier League final on Friday.
BCCI officials including president Sourav Ganguly and secretary Jay Shah had met Dravid in Dubai on Saturday and following long negotiations, the former India captain eventually agreed.
The ongoing coal crisis has taken its toll not just on the power sector, but also on non-power sectors especially the aluminium industry.
Congress legislature party leader Siddaramaiah cautioned, “There was no power shortage until now.
The heavy rainfall has led to a sharp drop in temperature and as the use of fans and air conditioners has come down.
CIL's coal allocation under special forward e-auction for the power sector registered a rise of 8.4 per cent to 7.94 million tonnes (MT) in the April-August period of the ongoing fiscal.
He clarified that there was no dearth of funds and asked officials to purchase necessary coal to operate thermal power stations at full capacity and tide over the crisis.
ED's special public prosecutor Nitesh Rana told the court that Mishra evaded the summons issued by department.
The minister also discussed the issue related to the availability of land for mining at the meeting.
Human rights groups representing minorities in China, including Uyghurs, Tibetans, and others have been demanding individual countries and broadcasters boycott the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
At the same time, the average power demand surged to 190 Million Units (MU) in October, 2021, as against 160 MU in October, 2020.
The normal cost through this mode is Rs 5-6 per unit, but because of the crippling coal crisis, the rate has shot up to Rs 20 a unit now.
Joshi had said that the government is making full efforts to meet the coal demand of power producers and stressed that steps are being taken to soon ramp up the dry-fuel supply.
Joshi said he was going to visit the mines of SECL to take stock and hold discussions to expedite the production there.