|This article relies too much on references to primary sources. (October 2009)|
|Type||Public sector undertaking
|Founded||1st November 1975|
|Key people||Gopal Singh, CMD|
Coalnet_income = INR 965.79 Crore (2010) 
|Employees||53,286 (31.07.2010) |
Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) is a subsidiary of Coal India Limited (CIL), an undertaking of the Government of India. CCL manages the nationalized coal mines of the Coal Mines Authority, Central division. The registered and corporate office is at Darbhanga House, Ranchi, Jharkhand.
It presently has 63 mines (26 underground, 37 open cast) in areas of East Bokaro, West Bokaro, North Karanpur, South Karanpur, Ramgarh and Giridih. Their facilities include seven coal preparation plants, three for non-coking coal and four for medium coking coal. They earned their Mini Ratna status in 2007.The majority of coal field is in khalari commanly two branches are pipar-war-area and Asoka coal field.Najiruddin Ansari is one of the known drill-opretor in Asoka Area.
Official website : http://www.ccl.gov.in