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Anil Kumar Jha takes charge as new MCL CMD

Bhubaneswar, November 1: Anil Kumar Jha on Sunday took charge as the new Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL), an arm of Coal India. 

Previously, Jha was Director (Production & Planning) in MOIL Ltd. 

He has 32 years of industrial experience in different fields such as mine planning, production, management supervision, direction and control of underground as well as open cast coal mines.

He has MTech degree in Mine Planning and Design from the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, with distinction. He started his career from the Ranchi-headquartered Coal India subsidiary Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) in 1983.

50 kg ganja seized, 3 held from Basta rly station

Balasore : Excise officials of seized 50 kg of ganja and arrested three persons, including a women, from Basta railway station in Balasore district th...

Cyclonic Circulation To Bring More Showers In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The much-awaited rains finally lashed Odisha on Thursday bringing much needed respite from the scorching summer heat. The showers were tr...

Maiden air service between Bhubaneswar-Raipur begins

Bhubaneswar: The much awaited maiden air service between Bhubaneswar and Raipur of Chhatisgarh kicked off from Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPI...

Matric Supplementary Exam Begins In Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The annual matric supplementary examination began Friday amid tight security arrangements in Odisha. The exams will continue till June 29...