List of mines in India

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This list of mines in India is subsidiary to the list of mines article and lists working, defunct and future mines in the country and is organised by the primary mineral output. For practical purposes stone, marble and other quarries may be included in this list. In India, the underground mine to surface mine ratio is 20:80[citation needed].

Diamond[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of operation Notes
Bunder Project Madhya Pradesh 24°21′16″N 79°20′34″E / 24.3544°N 79.3427°E / 24.3544; 79.3427
Kollur Mine Andhra Pradesh 16°18′03″N 80°26′34″E / 16.30083°N 80.44278°E / 16.30083; 80.44278 Guntur Koh-i-noor, Daria-i-Noor
Panna Madhya Pradesh 24°16′17″N 80°10′18″E / 24.2714°N 80.1717°E / 24.2714; 80.1717 National Mineral Development Corporation

Faizabad project Relaince industrial limited faizabad

Iron ore[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Vyasanakere Mines Karnataka Hospet MSPL
Iyli Gurunath Iron Ore Mines Karnataka Hospet RMML-MSPL
Pathikonda Iron Ore Mines Karnataka Ballari MSPL
Alampara Iron Ore Mines Kerala Koyilandi Taluk MSPL
Barbil Odisha 22°07′N 85°24′E / 22.12°N 85.40°E / 22.12; 85.40
Mayurbhanj Odisha 22°11′N 86°10′E / 22.19°N 86.16°E / 22.19; 86.16
Joda Odisha
Keonjhar Odisha KCCL Odisha
Jajpur Odisha 20°51′N 86°20′E / 20.85°N 86.33°E / 20.85; 86.33 KCCL Odisha
Sundergarh Odisha 22°01′N 84°30′E / 22.02°N 84.50°E / 22.02; 84.50 KCCL Odisha
Cuttack Odisha 20°31′N 82°30′E / 20.52°N 82.50°E / 20.52; 82.50
Singhbhum Jharkhand SAIL
Bailadilla iron ore Chhattisgarh 21°11′N 81°17′E / 21.19°N 81.28°E / 21.19; 81.28 National Mineral Development Corporation, Ltd. (NMDC)
Dalli-Rajhara Chhattisgarh Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP)
Ratnagiri Maharashtra 16°59′N 73°18′E / 16.98°N 73.3°E / 16.98; 73.3 bellary going to sale
Barajamda Jharkhand

Manganese[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Keonjhar Odisha Joda, Barbil
Rayagada Odisha
Sundergarh Odisha 22°07′N 84°02′E / 22.12°N 84.03°E / 22.12; 84.03
Balaghat Madhya Pradesh 21°48′N 80°11′E / 21.8°N 80.18°E / 21.8; 80.18
Nagpur and bhandara Maharashtra

Copper[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Hazaribagh Jharkhand 23°59′N 85°21′E / 23.98°N 85.35°E / 23.98; 85.35 Hazaribagh
Singhbhum Jharkhand Coordinates: 22°30′N 85°30′E / 22.500°N 85.500°E / 22.500; 85.500 Ghatshilla
Khetri Rajasthan 27°59′N 75°48′E / 27.983°N 75.800°E / 27.983; 75.800 Khetri nagar HCL
Udaipur Rajasthan 24°35′N 73°41′E / 24.583°N 73.683°E / 24.583; 73.683 Udaipur
Sundergarh Odisha 22°00′N 80°42′E / 22.000°N 80.700°E / 22.000; 80.700 Taregaon
Malanjkhand Madhya Pradesh 22.02° N 80.71°E Balaghat HCL

Bauxite[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Balangir Odisha 20°53′N 82°51′E / 20.883°N 82.850°E / 20.883; 82.850
Bargarh Odisha 21°12′N 83°22′E / 21.20°N 83.37°E / 21.20; 83.37
Koraput Odisha 18°51′N 83°01′E / 18.850°N 83.017°E / 18.850; 83.017 Damanjodi NALCO
Kalahandi & Rayagada Odisha 19°35′N 83°22′E / 19.583°N 83.367°E / 19.583; 83.367 Lanjigarh Vedanta
Sambalpur Odisha
Sundergarh Odisha 21°55′N 85°18′E / 21.917°N 85.300°E / 21.917; 85.300
Katni, Amarkantak Madhya Pradesh 23°29′N 80°07′E / 23.483°N 80.117°E / 23.483; 80.117
Bilaspur & Maikal Chhattisgarh 22°23′N 82°08′E / 22.383°N 82.133°E / 22.383; 82.133
Lohardaga Jharkhand
Singhbhum Jharkhand
Jamnagar Gujarat

Coal[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Jharia Jharkhand 23°45′06″N 86°25′13″E / 23.75167°N 86.42028°E / 23.75167; 86.42028 BCCL
Bokaro Jharkhand 23°48′N 85°45′E / 23.800°N 85.750°E / 23.800; 85.750
Godda Jharkhand
Raniganj Coalfield West Bengal ECL West Bengal
Birbhum Coalfield West Bengal
Korba Chhattisgarh 22°21′N 82°41′E / 22.350°N 82.683°E / 22.350; 82.683
Jharsuguda Odisha 22°03′N 83°43′E / 22.050°N 83.717°E / 22.050; 83.717 Belpahar, Brajrajnagar
Talcher Odisha 20°57′N 85°13′E / 20.950°N 85.217°E / 20.950; 85.217
Singareni Telangana Khammam
Neyveli Tamil Nadu Neyveli Neyveli Lignite Corporation
Nagpur Maharashtra Western Coalfields Limited
Ledo Assam

Petroleum or Mineral oil[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Digboi Assam 27°23′N 95°38′E / 27.383°N 95.633°E / 27.383; 95.633 Indian Oil Corporation
Naharkatiya Assam
Kalol Gujarat 22°36′22″N 73°27′47″E / 22.60611°N 73.46306°E / 22.60611; 73.46306
Ankleshwar Gujarat 21°36′N 73°00′E / 21.600°N 73.000°E / 21.600; 73.000
Godavari districts Andhra Pradesh
Bassein Maharashtra
Bombay High Maharashtra 19°25′00″N 71°20′00″E / 19.4167°N 71.3333°E / 19.4167; 71.3333
Dindigul Tamil Nadu

Gold[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Karnataka 23°09'45.0"N 85°35'00.4"E Hatti
Gadag Karnataka Gadag
Champion reef gold mine Karnataka 12°57′N 78°16′E / 12.950°N 78.267°E / 12.950; 78.267 Kolar gold fields Bharath gold mines limited 1900-2001
Lawa Gold Mines Jharkhund Chandil Manmohan Mineral Industries Pvt. Ltd.

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Lead ore[edit]

Odisha 21°36′N 73°00′E / 21.600°N 73.000°E / 21.600; 73.000

Uranium[edit]

Mine State Coordinates Associated town Owner Period of Operation Notes
Jaduguda Jharkhand 22°23′N 86°13′E / 22.383°N 86.217°E / 22.383; 86.217 Jaduguda, East Singhbhum Uranium Corporation of India 1967-Present Discovered in 1951, Jaduguda Mine has the distinction of being the first Uranium Mine of the country. The mine is accessed through two 5 metre diameter vertical shaft of depth of 640 metre, Attaining a total depth of 905 metres.
NarwaPahar Jharkhand NarwaPahar, East Singhbhum Uranium Corporation of India
Turamdih Jharkhand Turamdin, East Singhbhum Uranium Corporation of India
Baagjata Jharkhand Uranium Corporation of India
Tummalapalle Andhra Pradesh 14°19′N 78°16′E / 14.317°N 78.267°E / 14.317; 78.267 Tummalapalle, Kadapa Uranium Corporation of India 2012-Present Discovered in 2007, It is believed to be the largest Uranium Reserve in the World.
Bhatin Jharkhand Jaduguda Uranium Corporation of India
Banduhurang Jharkhand Turamdih, East Singhbhum Uranium Corporation of India Being the only Open Cast Uranium Mines.

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