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 India’s total coal production registers growth of 6.74% in last month


  • A total of 74.78 million tonnes were produced during December 2021 as compared to the same period in 2019. 
  • The Coal Ministry said captive blocks registered a growth of around 41% by producing 8.91 million tonnes of coal during the period. These growths were registered despite the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic. 
  • Coal based power generation has registered a growth of 11.84% in the last year.