To Secure the availability of Coal to meet the demand of various sectors of the economy in an eco-friendly, sustainable and cost-effective manner.

Ministry of Coal is committed to:

  • augment production through Government companies as well as captive mining routes by adopting state-of-the-art and clean coal technologies with a view to improve productivity, safety, quality and ecology.
  • augment the resource base by enhancing exploration efforts with a thrust on increasing proved resources.
  • facilitate the development of necessary infrastructure for prompt evacuation of coal.


For the fiscal year 2024-25, the Ministry has an estimated annual budget of Rs 192 crore.