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HC quashes Jindals' 2 coal block bids

The order has come as a legal endorsement of the NDA government's auctioning of coal mining rights

Shreya Jai & Sayan Ghosal  |  New Delhi 

In a setback to Naveen Jindal-controlled Jindal Power (JPL), the Delhi High Court (HC) on Thursday declared the company as the unsuccessful bidder for two coal blocks. The order has come as a legal endorsement of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s auctioning of coal mining rights. There were two other breakthrough orders associated with the coal block e-auction held in 2015-16. The first case pertained to the two coal blocks — Tara in West Bengal and Gare Palma IV/2&3 in Jharkhand. Though JPL emerged the winning bidder, the coal ministry did not ...

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First Published: Fri, March 10 2017. 00:36 IST
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