BCCL Contributes Rs 20 Crore to Uttarakhand CM’S Relief Fund

Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) ( BCCL ), a government undertaking under the Ministry of Coal has contribution of Rs.20 Crore to “Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, Uttarakhand” for the relief, recovery and rehabilitation of the people affected from recent calamity in Uttarakhand .

Shri T K Lahiry, CMD, BCCL and Shri S. Narsing Rao, Chairman, CIL today handed over the cheques to Shri Sriprakash Jaiswal, Minister of Coal for forwarding it to Prime Minister’s Relief fund and Chief Minister’s Relief fund, Uttarakhand.

Moreover, Central Consultative Committee of BCCL comprising of all Trade Unions and BCCL Management representatives on 2nd July, 2013 have unanimously decided to contribute one day wages (Basic + DA) by all the employees of BCCL on roll as on date amounting to Rs.7 crore (approximately) in favour of “Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund” for Uttarakhand.

The Union Coal Minister, Shri Sriprakash Jaiswal has praised the concern displayed by BCCL, its employees, officers and trade unions for a worthy cause. BCCL after coming out of BIFR has shown improvement both in financial and physical parameters. It feels proud to be a part of all nation building activities.


The Union Minister for Coal, Shri Sriprakash Jaiswal receiving a cheque from the CMD, BCCL, Shri T.K. Lahiry and the CMD, Coal India Limited, Shri S. Narsing Rao, for relief and rehabilitation of Uttarakhand victims, in New Delhi on July 04, 2013.

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