Govt re-looking at deallocation of 4 coal blocks of JSMDC

Following which, the Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal asked his ministry to look into the matter and again put up the file before him for approval," a source in the Coal Ministry said.

Coal Ministry de-allocates eight coal blocks

The Ministry of Coal has issued de-allocation letters for eight coal blocks after decision by the Inter-Ministerial Group.

De-allocation letters for coal blocks soon: Jaiswal

These blocks were advised to be cancelled by the Inter-ministerial Group (IMG) as companies failed to develop them within the stipulated time.

IMG recommends de-allocation of two more coal blocks

One of the companies whose block was recommended for de-allocation has the son of former Corporate Affairs Minister Prem Chand Gupta as one of its directors.