Outsiders rule WCL Union in Nagpur; Zama does not evict house despite SC order; Workers suffer

Nagpur News. Though Western Coafields Limited (WCL) had won the case in Supreme Court and got authorization to evict influential trade union leader SQ Zama from the WCL quarters illegally occupied by him for years, the action only pointed to the...

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By Nagpur Today On Saturday, January 11th, 2014

WCL refutes claim about ‘Rs 5 cr demand’ by Kamalnath from its CMD; explores legal action

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Fumed over the report published across a local newspaper claiming that Union Minister Kamalnath has demanded Rs 5 crore from WCL’s Chairman and  Managing Director Dinesh Chandra Garg for serving favours to the latter, senior...

By Nagpur Today On Monday, November 25th, 2013

Coal is the key mineral for Indian Growth Story : D. C. Garg

Nagpur News : Chairman cum Managing Director of Western Coalfields Limited D. C. Garg attended two days long 7th India Energy Summit 2013 conducted by Indian Chamber of Commerce in Delhi recently Garg presented over Ramping up domestic coal production in...

By Nagpur Today On Friday, July 5th, 2013

WCL gets Coal reserves of 2.1 Million Tonnes by allocation of Dhou North Block

Nagpur News: Struggling to enhance coal output in view of closure of three mines namely Nandan-II Underground, Damua Underground and Nandan-I underground and looming threat of transfer of workers from three mines to outside Pench- Kanhan Coalfields, Western Coalfields Limited,...

By Nagpur Today On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

WCL to donates 5 Crores for Uttrakhand disaster Prime Minister Relief Fund

Nagpur News: Under the Chairmanship of D. C. Garg, Chairman Cum Managing Director of Western Coalfields Limited an urgent meeting of steering committee members was convened to discuss about situation arising in Uttrakhand due to cloudburst and massive land slide...

By Nagpur Today On Monday, June 24th, 2013

Coal mine turns into a gold mine for thieves as WCL, contractor desert the mine midway

The thieves got a lottery of a sort as they are “feasting” and “partying” on their choicest very costly machinery parts and tools as the “host” WCL, with no wisdom at all, handed over the  responsibility to no government security agency or...

By Nagpur Today On Friday, June 21st, 2013

Increasing demand of coal is a burning issue:D. C. Garg

Nagpur News: Chairman cum Managing Director of Nagpur based Western Coalfields Limited  Dinesh Chandra Garg attended a conference on “Recognizing the Indian Coal Supply Chain” as Chief Guest today. The day long seminar was organized by the reputed industrial magazine...

By Nagpur Today On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

WCL pumping out 71 lakh litres of water per hour, dumping it into drainage lines

The disastrous effect the excavation of mines causing is the ground water sources are being sucked by the 800 feet deep mines. The insensitive operation on the part of WCL bosses to excavate mines beyond permitted 250 feet level is...

By Nagpur Today On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Deafening sound of blasting in coalmines of WCL creates war-zone like situations

The power-packed blasting leaves residents nearby coalmines under Kanhan areas panicky with houses developing cracks. However, the blasting sound fails to wake up top WCL bosses from their deep slumbers Nagpur News: The residents of several villages and towns living nearby coal...

By Nagpur Today On Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Will the Chasnala disaster, which killed 375 miners, repeat itself in WCL’s Sasti mine?

The WCL bosses, it appears, planning to produce a movie on the lines of Kaala Patthar which eloquently depicted the Chasnala tragedy, of course, now on its Sasti mine Nagpur News: The Chasnala mining disaster is likely to repeat itself, albeit, at different...