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Coal India Limited

Coal India Limited is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and the largest coal-producing company in the world and a Maharatna company. The company contributes to around 82% of the coal production in India.

Coal India Limited (CIL) as an organized state owned coal mining corporate came into being in November 1975 with the government taking over private coal mines. With a modest production of 79 Million Tonnes (Mt) at the year of its inception CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world. Operating through 82 mining areas CIL is an apex body with 7 wholly owned coal producing subsidiaries and 1 mine planning and consultancy company spread over 8 provincial states of India. CIL also fully owns a mining company in Mozambique christened as 'Coal India Africana Limitada'. CIL also manages 200 other establishments like workshops, hospitals etc. Further, it also owns 26 technical & management training institutes and 102 Vocational Training Institutes Centres. Indian Institute of Coal Management (IICM) as a state-of-the-art Management Training 'Centre of Excellence' - the largest Corporate Training Institute in India - operates under CIL and conducts multi-disciplinary management development programmes.
 
CIL having fulfilled the financial and other prerequisites was granted the Maharatna recognition in April 2011. It is a privileged status conferred by Government of India to select state owned enterprises in order to empower them to expand their operations and emerge as global giants. So far, the select club has only seven members out of290 Central Public Sector Enterprises in the country (as on 31/03/2014, source-DPE).

Coal India Limited news

Chairman CIL Addresses Minerals and Mining Conclave

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) addressed the 'Minerals & Mining Conclave' with the theme 'Mapping Minerals & Mining Industry with the future Economy' organised by Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industry in Delhi.   Shri Jha who was the gues
Posted Date :  18-07-19

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Shri Sanjiv Soni Assumes as Director of Finance at CIL

Kolkata: Shri Sanjiv Soni has taken over as Director (Finance), Coal India Ltd. He was working as Director (Finance), Eastern Coalfields Ltd. prior to taking over as Director (Finance) of CIL. Shri Soni graduated from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and is a member of the Institute of Chartered A
Posted Date :  10-07-19

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Secretary Coal Chairs Review Meeting at CIL

Kolkata: Shri Sumanta Chaudhuri, IAS, Secretary to Government of India, Ministry of Coal visited the Coal India Limited's (CIL) corporate office today on 1st July 2019 in Kolkata and chaired a review meeting. Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL, Shri S.N. Prasad, Director (Marketing & Finance)
Posted Date :  01-07-19

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International Yoga Day Celebrated at CIL

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) inaugurated International Yoga Day Celebrations 2019 at CIL Corporate Headquarters by lighting the traditional lamp. A yoga session was organized for CIL on the occasion in Kolkata. Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL, Shri S.N.
Posted Date :  21-06-19

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CIL CMD Meets Prime Minister of Russia

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) lead a CIL delegation and met Mr. Yury Trutnev, Dy. Prime Minister of Russia and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District. Shri S.N. Prasad, Director (Marketing & Finance), Shri Binay Dayal, Directo
Posted Date :  19-06-19

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CIL Observed Swacchta Pakhwada at Its Headquarter

Koalkata: Coal India Limited (CIL) observed Swacchta Pakhwada 2019 at CIL's Headquarter koalkata. Shri Binay Dayal, Director (Technical), CIL inaugurated the Swachhata Pakhwada 2019. He administered the Swachhata pledge to the employees. CIL’s Swachhata Pakhwada 2019 information, educationa
Posted Date :  18-06-19

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Chinese Consul General Visits CIL

Kolkata: The Consul General of The People’s Republic of China (PRC) in Kolkata Mr. Zha Liyou, visited Coal India Limited and met Shri. A.K.Jha, Chairman, CIL. He was accompanied by Mr. Wang Lifeng, Economic & Commercial Consul PRC in Kolkata. Shri. Binay Dayal, Director - Technical, CIL, Shri.
Posted Date :  11-06-19

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Chairman CIL Hoists the Environment Day Flag

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Ltd. hoisted the Environment Day Flag at CIL’s corporate office to commemorate World Environment Day 2019. Shri Jha then administered the environment day oath to the employees and planted saplings on the CIL campus along with Shri S.N. Prasad,
Posted Date :  05-06-19

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Chairman CIL Meets Coal Minister of India

Kolkata/New Delhi: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) met Shri Pralhad Joshi, newly appointed Minister of Coal & Mines yesterday. Shri Joshi took over as the new Minister of Coal on 31st May 2019. In addition to Coal, he has also been assigned the portfolio of Minister of Par
Posted Date :  05-06-19

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Chairman CIL Meets Minister of Railways and Commerce

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL), an Indian state-controlled coal mining company under the Ministry of Coal, met Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce and former Coal Minister of India. Shri Jha wished the Minister the very best for his new assignmen
Posted Date :  03-06-19

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Coal India Chairman Released World Environment Day 2019 Posters

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL), released the posters of World Environment Day 2019, to be held on 5th June 2019. Shri S. N. Prasad, Director (Marketing & Finance), Shri Binay Dayal, Director (Technical), CIL, Shri Saroj Kumar Sadangi, CVO, Shri M. K. Singh,
Posted Date :  28-05-19

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CIL Donates an Elevator to Red Cross Hospital

Karimganj/Assam: Coal India Limited (CIL), largest coal-producing company in the world and a Maharatna company under Ministry of Coal Government of India, as a new CSR initiative has donated an elevator at the Red Cross Hospital in Karimganj, Assam. Shri J.K. Bora, General Manager, North Eastern
Posted Date :  27-05-19

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CIL Sets up a water Kiosk

Kolkata: With the advent of the scorching summer, CILOWS (Coal India Limited Officers Wives Samity) of Coal India Limited in a humane gesture has set up a drinking water kiosk outside Rohini, the Coal India Housing Complex in Kolkata. People are getting some respite from the searing summer heat b
Posted Date :  24-05-19

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CIL Observes Anti-Terrorism Day

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) administered the 'Anti-Terrorism' pledge to the employees at Coal India Headquarters in Kolkata yesterday on 21st May 2019. Anti-Terrorism Day was observed to spread the message of peace and humanity and to promote unity amo
Posted Date :  22-05-19

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CIL Trains Unemployed Youth in Assam

Guwahati: Coal India Ltd. has trained unemployed youth in Assam at Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET) and Centre for Skilling & Technical Support (CSTS), Guwahati for six months as part of a new CSR initiative. The training comprised of Machine operator in ‘Injection
Posted Date :  18-05-19

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CIL Launches its New website

Kolkata: Coal India Limited (CIL) has launched its new website with new look. The New CIL website has a clean design and a consistent site-wide navigation system with improved menu functionality that will direct you to the information most relevant to the client. It is also fully responsive with
Posted Date :  11-05-19

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Chairman CIL Paid homage on International Labour Day

Kolkata: Shri A.K. Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) paid floral tributes at the Martyrs Memorial on the occasion of International Labour Day, at it's Head Quarter in Kolkata, today on 1st May 2019. He paid homage to the supreme sacrifice made by workmen and officers of Coal India, to p
Posted Date :  01-05-19

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Shri Sanjiv Soni selected as Coal India Limited Director of Finance

New Delhi: Shri Sanjiv Soni has been selected as the Director (Finance) of Coal India Limited by Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB). At present he is the Functional Director of Eastern Coalfields Limited.    The decision of appointing Soni as the Director (Finance), CIL was made
Posted Date :  17-04-19

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Shri S. K. Sadangi is New CVO of Coal India

New Delhi: Shri S. K. Sadangi has taken over as new Chief Vigilance Officers (CVO) of Coal India Limited (CIL) on 12th April 2019. Shri Sadangi is an 1988 batch Indian Railway Stores Service (IRSS) officer, he holds a B. Tech (Hons) Degree from IIT (Kharagpur) and has completed Master’s Degre
Posted Date :  12-04-19

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CIL won Best Enterprise Award

New Delhi: Coal India Ltd. has won the 'Best Enterprise Award' in the Maharatna category at the 29th Annual Day Celebration of Forum of Women in Public Sector (WIPS) in Delhi. Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL received the award from Smt. Najma Heptulla, Governor of Manipur and Chancello
Posted Date :  12-02-19

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