Jagannath coal mine

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The Jagannath coal mine is operated by Mahanadi Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India, producing 6 million tonnes per annum, on the Talcher coalfield in Angul, Odisha state, India.[1][2]


The map below shows the approximate location of the mine, in Angul, Odisha, India.[3]

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Background on Mine

The mine is part of the larger Talcher coalfield that produces 61.83 million tonne-per-annum for Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India).[2]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Mahanadi Coalfields Limited[4]
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Angul district, Odisha state, India
  • Coordinates: 20.949857, 85.147665 (exact)
  • Status: Operating, with expansions under construction/planned
  • Production: 6 mtpa[1]
  • Mineable Reserve: 26 Mt (5.83 Mt Proven Reserve [5])Coal Directory of India 2012-13, Ministry of Coal, 2014, p. 2.11.</ref>
  • Start Year:
  • Permits:
  • Coal type:Lignite
  • Mining method: Surface, Open Pit
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 Mahanadi Coalfields Limited,Bioprofile of Projects, accessed March 16, 2020
  2. 2.0 2.1 Coal India, Annual Report 2018-2019, accessed March 16, 2020.
  3. Bioprofile of Projects, MCL website, accessed May 2015.
  4. Mahanadi Coalfields Limited 2013-14 Annual Report, pp. 20-21.
  5. Muhandi Coalfields Limited, "Application for Prior Environmental Clearance for Coal Mining Project of JAGANNATH OCP EXPANSION", p. 5. Accessed May 2021

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