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Economic blockade in Talcher enters second day

Talcher: The economic blockade called by Talcher Suraksha Manch demanding fulfillment of a 12-point charter of demands entered the second day on Tuesday. According to sources, the blockade has adversely affected coal production at all mines of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL). Transportation of coal to Nalco and NTPC has also come to a halt due […]

48-hour eco blockade in Talcher begins

Talcher: Demanding fulfillment of a 12-point charter of demands, a 48-hour economic blockade was launched by Talcher Suraksha Manch today. Prominent among the outfit’s demands are commencement of classes at the local medical college from this year, revival of Talcher fertilizer plant, rehabilitation of people affected by industrialization and setting up of a special coal […]

9 killed as truck rams into Tata magic

Angul: In an unfortunate incident, nine persons including two women were killed after a truck rammed into a Tata Ace van at Chainpal square here today. The coal laden truck (OR-19-k-6389) coming from Talcher to Banrapal hit the passenger laden mini vehicle (OR-19-M-1309) killing seven passengers on the spot. Two passengers succumbed to injuries later. […]

Fire at MCL’s Lingaraj coal stockyard

Bhubaneswar: A major fire which broke out at the Lingaraj stockyard of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd (MCL) has ravaged coal worth lakhs of rupees. Sources said, the fire which was noticed by labourers of the stockyard three days back, is yet to be brought under control. “The MCL is busy celebrating mines safety week and thousands […]

MCL, NBCC ink pact for Talcher medical college

Bhubaneswar: Mahanadi Coalfields (MCL), a Central PSU, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) today to establish a medical college at Talcher in Angul district. The proposed medical college will have an intake capacity of 100 students and spread across 28 acre of land. MCL will spend Rs 492.62 crore […]