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Directorate of Geology and Mining,
Govt. of Maharashtra, Nagpur.

Mineral Information

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Ongoing Exploration Programme

The Directorate of Geology and Mining is having 20 Diamond Core drill machines. Presently Directorate is undertaking prospecting for Coal, Sillimanite-Pyrophyllite, Bauxite & Iron Ore along with general survey schemes.


During field season 2014-15 prospecting work is being taken in the following areas in the State.


Sr. No. Mineral Name of Area Distrcts
1. Coal Nand -Panjrepar Nagpur
   do- Dawa-Phukeshwar -do-
  -do- Ashtona-Kothurna-Mangli
   do- Wislon Chandrapur
  do- Nandori, Nandori (South) -do-
  do- Chalbardi -do-
  do-  Takli & Panwadala
2. Sillimanite-Pyrophyllite Wali-Khatgaon Chandrapur
3. General Survey for Bauxite Guhagar Tahsil Ratnagiri
4. General Survey for Construction Minerals Khultabad Tahsil
 Iron Ore
 Lohara  Chandrapur