The land for Jamkani coal mining project spread over four villages in Jharpalam GP was originally acquired for Bhusan Steel and Power Ltd (BSPL) around 12 years back.
In case of non-availability of rakes, the coal quantity up to trigger level may be offered through road mode and consumer may lift coal after following laid down procedure.
He said that the thermal power plants operating in the State have enough coal stocks as most of the plants have assured supply linkage.
The Centre on Tuesday once again made it clear that there is no proposal for enhancement of royalty on coal, which Odisha has been demanding for quite some time.
"The Naini coal mines bidding process being undertaken by Singareni Collieries will be benefiting Modi and KCR’s Benami,” Telangana Congress chief A Revanth Reddy claimed.
Sources in TANGEDCO said the Centre allotted Chandrabilla coal block to the State power utility in 2016 and the given period to excavate coal from the block was between 2016 and 2021.
He said DGMS has identified some areas in Deulbera colliery and Handidhua colliery where it was advised to undertake sand packing work which is under progress.
Sources said Kulda and Garjanbahal mines have separate entry and exit gates for transport vehicles coming from Sundargarh and Raigarh (Chhattisgarh) sides.
The State-run entity continues to supply around 20,000 tonnes of coal to OPGC on a daily basis and the surplus to Mahanadi Coalfields Limited.