Land roadblock for MCL’s coal corridor project

Superintending engineer of Works department, Sundargarh division Narayan Patel said so far, four bridges have been completed.

published on : 17th May 2023

Odisha has maximum rights over Mahanadi: BJD 

Meanwhile, Union Minister of State for Jal Shakti Bisweshwar Tudu lashed out at Odisha government for its lack of interest to resolve the Mahanadi river water dispute.

published on : 20th April 2023

Odisha: Healthcare challenge for Mahanadi Coalfields Limited staff, affected families

Sundargarh MLA Kusum Tete said it is unfortunate that the mining affected communities of her constituency are suffering due to lack of healthcare.

published on : 17th April 2023

Mine mishap: DGMS team to visit Garjanbahal on Thursday

MCL allowed to resume operation at the coal mine after 36 hours

published on : 13th April 2023

Mahanadi Coalfields Limited plans eco-friendly coal despatch in 2023-24

On operationalisation of the medical college and hospital set up by MCL at Talcher, Singh said efforts are made to start the hospital from October this year.

published on : 3rd April 2023

Chhattisgarh has constructed six barrages on Mahanadi river: Odisha Minister

The minister said in 2000, the chief minister had demanded release of 2 million acre feet of water for Odisha. 

published on : 1st April 2023

Mahanadi tribunal to make field visits in two phases

The decision of the tribunal to conduct field study came at a time when there is drastic fall of water in the Hirakud water reservoir.

published on : 26th March 2023

Ruckus over Mahanadi issue in House

Former minister Pratap Jena said BJD is keen to have a discussion on the Mahanadi issue, which was raised by its members in the House on Wednesday.

published on : 24th March 2023

Centre extends Mahanadi river tribunal tenure by 21 months

Second extension given to resolve the water sharing dispute between two states

published on : 23rd March 2023

Future of Mahanadi water tribunal hangs in balance

As the tribunal was constituted on March 12, 2018 following an order of the Supreme Court on January 23, 2018, the state government is now contemplating to approach the apex court in this regard .

published on : 20th March 2023

Mahanadi riverbank turns into dumping yard for expired drugs

However, efforts to get a response on the matter from CMC commissioner Nikhil Pavan Kalyan proved futile.

published on : 26th January 2023

MCL plans mega power project amid deadlock at new Siarmal coal mine

Meanwhile, attempt to operate the Siarmal open cast project continues to be stalled by the affected people who closed the mine on January 4.

published on : 26th January 2023

Book on Mahanadi’s heritage released by INTACH

Details of as many as 500 monuments and intangible heritage along the Mahanadi have been presented in the book.

published on : 22nd January 2023

Project-hit villagers violently close MCL’s new coal mine at Siarmal 

Since Monday, unease prevailed in the area as personnel of DBL performed the ground-breaking ceremony at Siarmal OCP site after driving away a small group of protestors.

published on : 5th January 2023

Study likely on river ecosystem in Mahanadi

Delegates present at the meeting spoke about the importance of maintaining ecological flow of water in rivers to protect their rich biodiversity.

published on : 23rd May 2022