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Floods at coal mine halts production for a month

Posted On: Oct. 3, 2019 6:07 AM CST

An official at coal mining firm Coal India Ltd. said that floods at the company's mine in Dipka, Chhattisgarh, will halt production for at least a month, News18 reports citing Reuters. The mine produces more than 30 million tons of thermal coal per year and accounts for around 5% of the company's overall output. The mine supplies coal to numerous power plants in eastern and central India, which will be left scrambling for fuel.

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