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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

Coal India bags WIPS award

Hyderabad: CIL won the second prize in the Best Enterprise Award in Maharatna Category at the 30th National meet of Forum of Women In Public Sector (WIPS) organised in Hyderabad, Telangana. The award was given away by Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan, Hon’ble Governor of Telangana who was the chief
Posted Date :  17-02-20

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CIL organised cancer awareness camp

New Delhi: CIL organised a “Cancer awareness camp” for women at Pathakhera regional hospital, Western Coalfields Ltd. One of the most effective ways to fight cancer is to detect it in the early stages when it is treatable.   The doctors educated the women about the symptoms to look o
Posted Date :  13-02-20

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CIL organised GeM workshop

New Delhi: In an endeavour to increase the volume of procurement of goods and services from Government e Marketplace (GeM) CIL organised a one day workshop to train executives and vendors.   Government e Marketplace (GeM) is the national public procurement portal offering end to end solu
Posted Date :  12-02-20

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Shri Anil Kumar Jha given a warm farewell

KOLKATA. Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL was accorded a warm farewell as he superannuated on 31st January 2020. Shri. Pralhad Joshi, Minister of Coal, Mines & Parliamentary Affairs and Shri. Anil Kumar Jain felicitated him on the occasion for his significant contribution to Coal India.  
Posted Date :  04-02-20

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Shri Pramod Agrawal takes over as chairman CIL

KOLKATA. Shri. Pramod Agrawal, an IAS Officer of the Madhya Pradesh Cadre 1991 batch, has assumed charge as Chairman-cum-Managing Director, Coal India Ltd. Prior to assuming charge as CMD, CIL, Shri. Agrawal was the Principal Secretary, Department of Technical Education, Skill Development & Emplo
Posted Date :  03-02-20

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CIL organised a free health check up camp

New Delhi: CIL organised a free health check up camp in North Searsole OCP at Kunustoria Area of Eastern Coalfields Ltd. Free random blood sugar and pulmonary function tests were done and free medicines were also distributed at the camp.
Posted Date :  30-01-20

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Chairman CIL lays foundation stone for parijat vatika

KOLKATA. Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL laid the foundation stone for ‘Parijat Vatika’, a garden to be developed in the Coal India Corporate Office campus. Dr. Nisha Thakur, Smt. Mahima Soni, Shri. Binay Dayal, Director (Technical), CIL, Shri. R. P. Srivastava, Director (P& IR), CIL, Shr
Posted Date :  28-01-20

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CIL Celebrated Republic Day 2020

KOLKATA. The 71st Republic Day of India was celebrated at Coal India Headquarters in Kolkata. Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL unfurled the National Flag, inspected a Guard of Honour and addressed the gathering.   Tableaux showcasing various activities of CIL like environment manageme
Posted Date :  27-01-20

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CIL pays tribute to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

New Delhi: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL paid floral tributes to the freedom fighter and patriot Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose on his 123rd birth anniversary, at CIL Hqtrs in Kolkata. Shri. Binay Dayal, Director - Technical, CIL and Shri. R. P. Srivastava, Director, P&IR, CIL also paid homage
Posted Date :  24-01-20

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CIL organised handloom weaving training

Ranchi: CIL organised handloom weaving training for over 60 women living in Mukunda and in the peripheral region of Lodna Area, Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. in Jharkhand. This was organised to enable them to become self sufficient. In order to encourage them to sell their products, a space has been al
Posted Date :  22-01-20

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CIL empowering the youth

New Delhi: CIL organised a 45 day basic computer training program for 40 youth and beauticians training for 62 young women in Kuju area of Central Coalfields Ltd. These skill development initiatives were organised to empower youth & help them become self reliant. This was a CSR initiative of Cent
Posted Date :  17-01-20

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Chairman CIL Inaugurates National Symposium

New Delhi: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL inaugurated a National Symposium on “Advanced Technology Infusion for Efficiency Enhancement in Energy Sector” in Kolkata. It was organised by IIT (ISM) Alumni Association & Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines), Dhanbad in tech
Posted Date :  16-01-20

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Chairman CIL speaks at the launch of purvodaya

New Delhi: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL spoke at the launch of ‘Purvodaya’ - Accelerated Development of Eastern Region through Integrated Steel Hub, in Kolkata. Shri. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel launched the ‘Purvodaya’ program in Kolkata
Posted Date :  13-01-20

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CIL organised a health camp for children

New Delhi: CIL organised a health camp for children in Pirdratli village in Madhya Pradesh. Over 215 children underwent a health check up. Essential medicines, vitamins, iron, folic acid tablets and protein powder were distributed to all the children who came to the camp. The parents were given a
Posted Date :  07-01-20

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CIL organised a workshop on enhancing of soft skills for leadership

New Delhi: CIL organised a workshop on ’Enhancing of soft skills for leadership’ for its women employees. The workshop focussed on honing leadership skills and how enhancing networking skills can enable personal growth. Smt. Gouri Rao of the Hyderabad chapter of Toast Masters conducted the wo
Posted Date :  30-12-19

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CIL organised a workshop on modern exploration technologies

NEW DELHI:CIL organised a workshop on “Modern Exploration Technologies for Coal / Lignite Sector to expedite current pace of Exploration“ in association with Central Mine Planning & Design Institute under the aegis of the Ministry of Coal, in New Delhi.   Shri. Anil Kumar Jain, IAS,
Posted Date :  27-12-19

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CIL bags public sector of India award

New Delhi: Coal India Limited bagged the “Public Sector of India” award at the Energy Meet 2019 & Excellence Awards of ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry).   The award was conferred on CIL for its contribution and commitment to providing energy security to India
Posted Date :  23-12-19

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Mr Binay Dayal director technical CIL visited Ibvalley

Jharsuguda: Mr Binay Dayal, Director (Technical), Coal India Limited visited IbValley coalfields along with Mr O P Singh, Director (Technical/Operations), Mr K K Mishra, Director (Technical / Project & Planning), GM (Production),CIL, Area team and inspected OB patch of Dilip Buildcon at IbValley
Posted Date :  23-12-19

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