Neyveli boiler blast: Six dead, 17 injured in explosion at thermal plant in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district
The Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) fire-fighters have been engaged in the rescue operations and the district administration's rescue teams have also reached the spot.
A boiler blast at the government-owned Neyveli Lignite Corporation's Thermal power plant in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district has reprotedly injured seven people, media reports said.
The Government has allotted two coal mines in Odisha to public-sector, Neyveli Lignite Corporation(NLC).
With around 200 proposals of Coal India awaiting a green nod, a parliamentary panel has asked the government to explore the feasibility of creating a medium to streamline the process of obtaining environmental and forest clearances of coal mining projects in a coordinated manner.
The CBI chief promised a thorough investigation and said that the FIR was just the first step that came after a long preliminary enquiry.
The coal ministry has initiated the process of allocation under the amended provisions of the Mines and Mineral Development and Regulation Act.
The Tamil Nadu chief minister said her government has been strongly opposed to privatising any portion of NLC.
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India is considering selling another five percent stake in lignite miner and power generator Neyveli Lignite, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal told reporters on Monday.
The Indian markets open weak with the Sensex down around 91 points in opening trade at 15935 and the Nifty down around 27 points at 4832 as the global developments are not giving any positive cues.