Bharat Coking Coal Ltd.: Turning Black to Green

Last Modified: Fri Jan 13 2017 19:23:26 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 3 years
    of afforestation efforts by Bharat Coking Coal Ltd. (BCCL) has converted what was once a coal mine spoil dump at Murulidh Coal mine/village, MohudaPS, Jharia Coalfield in Jharkhand into a 3 tier forest. The site is now under supervision of Forest Research Institute, Dehradun.
  • 100
    tree saplings planted by BCCL's Medical fraternity in the hospital premises on 28-Sep-2016.
  • 4 hectares
    of what was once a stony dump in a coal mining area of Kusunda, Jharkhand converted to paddy field. Harvesting in progress!
  • 6.88 hectare
    of land at the Damoda Colliery in Bokaro District has been ecologically restored under the guidance of FRI, Dehradun.