Decision on coal blocks re-allocation to NTPC soon
Minister of Power Sushilkumar Shinde has expressed the hope that the coal blocks allocated to NTPC which were recently cancelled will be re-allocated to NTPC soon. Shinde said that he has brought the matter to the notice of the Prime Minister and he has formed the GoM under the Chairmanship of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee. The Minister said the matter is under consideration and a decision on reallocating the coal blocks will be taken soon.
Shinde said that the Power Ministry is working hard so that the common man gets a steady supply of electricity. He said that the revised target of electrifying every village in the country by 2012 is on the track, and that it is the endeavour of the Government to provide affordable, sustainable and clean electricity to the common man.