District - Bilaspur

MINERAL DEPOSITS/OCCURRENCES

Name of Investigating agency - Directorate of Geology and Mining

Name of Mineral - Limestone

S. No. Year (Field Season) Item Officers involved Area / Locality District Toposheet Nos. Coordinates Quantum of the work done Reserve Grade Achieve-ments Re-Commenda- tions
  Possi-ble Proba-ble Proved  
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
1 1989-91 Gradewise assessment of limestone in Masturi area Distt. Bilaspur S.K. Singh Masturi area 21045'00"-20005'00" 82015'00"-81030'00"
Toposheet No.
64J/8, K/5
R/s 1067 D/M 7.13
Drilling 1099.00
Bhs 36
Sampling 931
- - Gross 176.29 Net 140.00 37.00 to 28% CaO Area recommended for Quarry lease For Quarry lease
2 1994-95 Prospecting of Cement Grade Limestone in Tendua area M. A. Khan Tendua area Tehsil Kota & Takhatpur Distt. Bilaspur 22015'10"-22016'20" 81049'45"-81051'30"
Toposheet No.
64 F/15
R/s 170 D/M 5.31
Drilling 1024.94
Bhs 45
Sampling 535
- - C. Grade 1.00 L.Grade
81.24
44.49
25.54 to 37.47
- Small deposit Area recommendation L.Grade
3 1995-96 Prospecting of Cement Grade limestone in Lormi Pardaria area and Distt. Bilaspur K.K. Kaushal M.A. Khan Lormi Pandaria area village Dalphi Tehsil Pandaria Distt. Bilaspur 22015'50"-22016'50" 81029'00"-81030'00"
Toposheet No.
64 F/7, F/11
R/s 112 D/M 2.05
Drilling 211.15
Bhs 9
Sampling 158
- - C. Grade 2.269
Net 2.042 Or
2.00 M
45.34 - Small deposit
4 1993-94 Reconnaissance Survey and Sampling & limestone in Lormi Pandaria area M.A. Khan Lormi Pandaria Area Tehsil Pandaria Distt. Bilaspur 22013'55"-20014'00" 81035'00"-81036'00"
Toposheet No.
64 F/7, F/8
R/s 120 D/M -
Drilling -
Bhs -
Sampling 38
- - - - - Survey work
5 2002-03 Prospecting of limestone deposit in Chilhati area Distt. Bilaspur P.K.Padlamwar V.K. Saxena Chilhati area Distt. Bilaspur 21047'00"-21048'00" 82017'00"-82013'30"
Toposheet No.
64 K/5
R/s 140.00 D/M 2.07
Drilling 491.10
Bhs 16
Sampling 511
- - 16.37 45.28 - Allotted

Apart from major deposits few small occurrences are also reported.

District-Bilaspur/Janjgir-Champa, Mineral-Limestone

S. No. Prospected/ Surveyed area Type of Deposit/ Occurrences Name of Village & Tehsil Area LxWxT Coordinate Grade CaO Reserves if any
1 Surveyed Occurrence Dhangarh Boirda 125x20x3 250x50x3 22o2'30" : 82o57'40" 39.92 90000 Tonnes
2 - " - - " - Palari Khurd 150x30x8 21o58' : 82o47'30" 43.96 72000 Tonnes
3 - " - - " - Risda 150x30x8 22o0' : 82o47' 47.55 72000 Tonnes
4 - " - - " - Birgahri 1500x1500x3 22o05' : 82o38' 41.89 13.5 M.T.
5 - " - - " - Darabhata 500x300x4 22o02' : 82o37'30" 39.56 1.2 M.T.
6 - " - - " - Pondikhurd 500x300x4 - 42.39 -
7 - " - - " - Negurdih 300x200x2.5 21o49' : 82o39'30" 43.96 3.00 M.T.
8 - " - - " - West of Pondi 600x250x1.2 21o49'30" : 82o37'30" 43.96 0.3 M.T.
9 - " - - " - Gidha 350x125x1 21o50'30" : 82o36'30" 48.90 0.131 M.T.
10 - " - - " - NE of Barra 200000 sq.m. 3.5m thick 21o47'0" : 82o42'30" 45.31 -
11 - " - - " - Risda 1000x300x5 - 47.78 3.00 M.T.
12 - " - - " - Ghoghra 500x300x5 - 43.96 0.15 M.T.
13 - " - - " - Aurikalan 400x150x3 22o'05" : 82o34' 46.65 0.36 M.T.
14 - " - - " - Sarkhon(6km of Naila Rly.Station 1300x200x5 22o03' : 82o34'30" Mixed grade -
15 - " - - " - Pali 400x150x3 22o03'30" : 82o32'30" - " - -
16 - " - - " - Birkoni-Mauhadih 200x30x5 22o02'30" : 82o29'30" - " - -
17 - " - - " - Rachhabhata - - - " - -
18 - " - - " - Barra 500x200x3 600x250x3.5 - - " - -
19 - " - - " - Bhiloni 1500x500x3 - - " - -
20 - " - - " - Rank 400x4000x3 22o04' : 22.05' 82o16'-82o16 - " - -

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