The railway line on completion will have capacity to evacuate 65 million tonnes (MT) of coal from the opencast mines of CIL arm South Eastern Coalfields Ltd (SECL), CIL said in a statement.
Presently, nine mines have been put up for commercial mines auction in Chhattisgarh. Joshi, who is on a visit to Chhattisgarh, also met Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel.
Bhandari's firm was paid by Samsung Engineering Co Ltd to influence government officials in awarding a Rs 6,744 crore contract for setting up a Dual Feed Cracker Unit in Gujarat to OPaL.
The incident occurred on July 23 night when the officials were visiting Malgaon village for carrying out pre-mining activities in the area acquired by the company for expansion of its Dipka coalfield.
The incident took place at Kusmunda open-cast coal mine of South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) when workers were pumping out rainwater from the mining area.
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has released recruitment notification for hiring of three Junior Research Fellows (JRF) on a temporary basis.