East Bassuriya Coal Mine

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East Bassuriya Coal Mine is a mothballed coal mine in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Mine Name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
East Bassuriya Coal Mine Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India 23.800946, 86.371018 (exact)

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Table 2: Project status

Status Status Detail Opening Year Closing Year

Table 3: Operation details

Note: The asterisk (*) signifies that the value is a GEM estimated figure.
Capacity (Mtpa) Production (Mtpa) Year of Production Mine Type Mining Method Mine Size (km2) Mine Depth (m) Workforce Size
1.5[2] 0.54 Surface Open Pit 3.03[3] 60* *

Table 4: Coal resources and destination

Total Reserves (Mt) Year of Total Reserves Recorded Total Resources (Mt) Coalfield Coal Type Coal Grade Primary Consumer/ Destination
Jharia Bituminous

Table 5: Ownership and parent company

Owner Parent Company Headquarters
Bharat Coking Coal Ltd[3] Coal India India

Note: The above section was automatically generated and is based on data from the GEM April 2024 Global Coal Mine Tracker dataset.


East Bassuriya coal mine is operated by Bharat Coking Coal Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India.[4][4] Bharat Coking Coal Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, operates the mine.

  • Sponsor: Bharat Coking Coal Limited[4]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India
  • Coordinates: 23.800946, 86.371018
  • Status: Operating
  • Production: 0.54 million tonnes (2020).[4][5]
  • Reserves:
  • In service:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:Bituminous
  • Mining method: Surface[4]

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  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Central Mine Planning & Design Institute, Environmental Quality Report of Cluster VI, June 2018.
  5. Bharat Coking Coal Limited, Feasibility Report, January 2011.