Bhavnagar Lignite Mine

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Bhavnagar Lignite Mine (also known as Surkha North Lignite Mine) is a 0.55-million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) coal mine in Bhavnagar, the state of Gujarat, India.[1]


The map below shows the exact location of the coal mine in Bhavnagar, the state of Gujarat, India.

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Mine Details

  • Operator: Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation Limited
  • Owner: Government of Gujarat
  • Location: Bhavnagar, the state of Gujarat, India
  • Coordinates: 21.2643, 72.1630 (exact)
  • Mine status: Operating
  • Start year:
  • Production capacity (Mtpa): 0.55
  • Total reserves (Mt):
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Mine type: Surface
  • Mine size (Km2):
  • Workforce size:
  • Primary consumer:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and Resources


  1. Environmental clearance, India Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change, accessed 11 January 2022