Sial Gjogri mine

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The Sial Gjogri mine is a captive underground coal mine located in the Pench Kanhan Coalfield, near the village of Parasia in Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh, India.[1]


The map below shows the exact location of the project of the mine near Parasia in Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh, India.

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The Sial Gjogri coal mine is owned by RCCPL, a subsidiary of the Birla Corporation, a cement manufacturer. The coal is transported to Cement Plant, Satna. The mine began "ramping up" production to reach peak output in 2019.[2]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: RCCPL
  • Parent company: Birla Corporation
  • Location: Parasia, Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • GPS coordinates: 22.192408, 78.772790 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Production Capacity: 1.75 million tonnes[3]
  • Total Resource: 29.38 million tonnes[3]
  • Mineable Reserves: 15.56 million tonnes[3]
  • Coal Type:
  • Mine Size: 429.107 Ha[3]
  • Mine Type: underground
  • Start Year:
  • Source of Financing:
  • Permits and Applications: Mining Plan approved by MoC vide (Approval No. 13016-33-2007- CA-I dated 30.07.2008); Forest Clearance approved by MOEF vide (Approval No. 8-42/2009-FC dated 07.02.2011); Environmental Clearance (approved by MOEF vide Approval No. 1- 11015/133/2008-IA.II(M) dated 31.12.2009)[3]

Articles and Resources


  1. Reliance Cement wins MP coal mine on first day of auction, Business Standard, February 14, 2015
  2. TT Bureau, Birla Corp net jumps 66% on higher sales The Telegraph, April 5, 2019
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 MSTC LIMITED, Mine Summary for Allotment, Schedule II Coal Mines, accessed February 26, 2020

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