Ramagundam coal mines

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Indiacoal}}The Ramagundam coal mines are a network of mines in the Ramagundam area of the Godavari Valley coalfield in Telangana state, India.


The map below shows the Ramagundam coal mines, near Ramagundam, Karimnagar and Adilabad districts, Telangana state.[1]

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Background on Mine

The Ramagundam coal mines are owned by Singareni Collieries Company Limited (a subsidiary of state-owned Coal India). Mines in the area include Ravindra Khani, Medipally, and Adriyala. The area is part of the much larger Godavari Valley coalfield.


The 2.8 million tons per annum (MTPA) Adriyala underground coal mine is currently under development in the Ramagundam area, at a cost of $190 million. SCCL hopes to begin production at Adriyala in 2015.[2][3]

Mine Details

  • Sponsor: Singareni Collieries Company Limited
  • Parent company: Coal India
  • Location: Ramagundam, Karimnagar and Adilabad districts, Telangana state, India
  • Coordinates: 18.815, 79.49 (18.63-18.9 N, 79.38-79.6 E) (approximate)
  • Status: Operating/Construction
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  • Mining method: Surface and underground
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Articles and resources


  1. Godavari Valley Map, SCCL website, accessed May 2015.
  2. Ajoy Das, India’s SCCL stars $190m Adriyala coal mine, Mining Weekly, 1 July 2011.
  3. K.M Dayashankar, Singareni hopes to bounce back with Adriyala project, The Hindu, 30 Sept. 2014.

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