Coal articles

NTPC Kaniha hit by coal shortage

The strike being staged by the Talcher Surakshya Mancha since January 11 against noncompliance of its demand by the MCL has stopped coal extraction and transport from all mines here, including TSTPS-linked mines Lingaraj and Kaniha, owned by the Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL).

Bandh: MCL mining hit; loss mounts

Efforts of the Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) to overcome production loss of 4.867 million tone in the current financial year due to disturbances in mining operations plummeted further with country-wide bandh as coal mining and supply operations remained totally paralysed in the company on Tuesday.