Jharkhand moves SC against auction of coal blocks

Jharkhand moves SC against auction of coal blocks

New Delhi, July 3

The Jharkhand Government has moved the Supreme Court against the Centre’s decision to auction coal blocks situated in the state for commercial mining, alleging that the announcement was made “unilaterally” without its consultation.

The move comes weeks after the Jharkhand Government filed a separate petition in the apex court challenging the Centre's action for virtual auction process of 41 coal blocks for commercial mining. —PTI

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