Who found coal in Telangana?

Who discovered coal in Telangana?

Yellendu area is considered the birth place of the SCCL. The history of the company can be traced back to 1871 when coal reserves were first discovered by Dr. William King of the Geological Survey of India (GSI) near Yellendu, according to the sources in SCCL.

In which district of Telangana are coal mines?

Coal Reserves

DISTRICT DEPTH (m) UHV (GCV) GRADES
JAYASHANKAR BHUPALPALLY 300-600 88.31
>600 5.35
TOTAL 193.12
BHADRADRI KOTHAGUDEM 0-300 71.99

Who invented coal in India?

Coal in India was first mined in 1774 when John Sumner and Suetonius Grant Heatly of the East India Company commenced commercial exploitation in the Raniganj Coalfield along the Western bank of Damodar River.

What type of coal is used in Singareni?

‘Coal’ includes anthracite, bituminous coal, lignite, peat and any other form of carbonaceous matter sold as coal and also cake. 2. ‘Coal Controller’ means the person appointed by the central Government to hold the post of coal controller and include the joint coal controller and Deputy coal controller.

What is the price of coal in India?

Questions & Answers on Steam Coal

Type Min Price Max Price
Anthracite Coal Rs 4550/Ton Rs 7250/Ton
Lignite Coal Rs 3400/Ton Rs 3950/Ton
Bituminous Coal Rs 2800/Ton Rs 7600/Ton
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Which metal is found in Telangana?

District Wise Minerals

Sl.NO District Major Minerals
1. Adilabad Manganese Ore.
2. Bhadradri-Kothagudem Garnet, Stowing Sand, Coal.
3. Jagityal Iron Ore,Manganese, Limestone.
4. Jangaon