New Delhi, Oct 24: NTPC Coal mining awarded the Mine Developer-cum-Operator (MDO) contract for Chatti-Bariatu Coal Mining Project successfully on October 2, 2021. Peak rated capacity from the Chatti-Bariattu Coal mine will be 7 Million Metric Tonnes per annum. Land acquisition of this coal mining project is in an advanced stage with the help of the Hazaribag district administration.
Kick-off meeting of the Mine Developer-cum-Operator (MDO) contract for Chatti-Bariatu Coal Mining Project was held with M/s Rithwik-AMR Consortium on 20th Oct 2021 at NTPC Coal Mining Headquarters, Ranchi. During this meeting, activities to be taken up and the timelines were discussed. NTPC stressed upon the start of coal production from Chatti -Bariatu Mine in FY 2021-22 so that NTPC can augment coal supply to the power stations which will ensure uninterrupted power supply to its customers.