|NORTH EASTERN COALFIELDS, COAL INDIA LTD.|
District :- Tinsukia(Assam)
Coal India Ltd.|
10, Netaji Subhas Road.
Kolkata - 1
Minning of Coal in the Makum Coal fields was started by the Assam Railways & Trading Company. The A.R & T. Co. was incorporated on 30/7/1881 and first colliery started was Ledo Colliery, in 1882. The Coal Mines were Nationalized w.e.f. 1/5/1973 under coal Mines(Nationallsation) Act.1973 and the coal Mines in Makum coalfields went under Coal Mines Authority Ltd. Coal India Ltd. was formed in November'1975 and since then the coal mines in the Makum coalfields are being managed by Coal India Ltd.
|Number of Mines : 5 (Underground - 3 & Opencast -2)|
|Production figures, Mine-wise, for the financial year 2000-2001|
|Figure in tes.|
|Name of Mine||Type||Production|
|Sector-wise Despatch figures for the financial year 2000-2001|
|Production target for the financial year 2001-2002|
|Name of Mine||Type||Target|
|Vintage Narrow Gauge Steam Locomotives still in use||A refurbished steam locomotive used by the pioneers who developed this coalfield is at present on display infront of the Area Office. Margherita||Vegetation growing over a reclaimed over burden dump|
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