District - Durg

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-Commendations
  Possible Probable Proved  
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
1 1986-88 Prospecting for Cement Grade Limestone of Achholi & Ghotwani Area Distt. Durg N.K. Chandrakar Achholi & Ghotwani Area Distt.Durg 81013'40"-81015'12" 21025'55"-21027'08"
Toposheet No.
64 G/3
R/s 240.00 D/M 4.00Sq
Drilling 1575.42
BHS 57
Sampling 1050
- - Achholi Area 80.00
Ghotwari Area
Gross 31.56
Net 21.04
48.13

45.48

For Cement Plant For New Cement Plant site. (Allotted)
2 1994-95 Prospecting of Cement Grade Limestone in Girhola Khapri Area J.L. Pandey Girhola Khapri Area Tehsil Dhamdha Distt. Durg 21023'45"-21024'30" 81025'00"-81028'45"
Toposheet No.
64 G/7
 
R/s - D/M -
Drilling 432.20
BHS 26
Sampling 180
 
- - -- - - To ascertain the limestone in area(small deposit)
3 1988-89 Prospecting for Low grade limestone of Selud-Chunkatta area Distt. Durg N.K. Chandrakar Selud- Chunkatta area tehsil Patan Distt. Durg 21055'00"-21081'10" 81023'15"-81028'15"
Toposheet No.
64 G/8
 
R/s 250 D/M 3.00
Drilling 908.80
BHS 48
Sampling 524
- - 1500 Mt. 27.3 CaO Area number of low grade limestone Quarry For Quarry Lease
4 1981-83 Report ofProspecting for Cement Grade limestone in Semaria area distt. Durg N.K. Chandrakar Semaria area Tehsil & Distt. Durg 21029'00"-21025'18" 81023'40"-81025'22"
Toposheet No.
64 G/7
 
R/s 165 D/M 3.60
Drilling 1577.83
BHS 56
Sampling 1582
- -

 

Gross 109.19 Net 98.00 45.73 Reserves sustain 1 million tonne capacity plant Cement Plant site (Allotted)
5 1991-93 Prospecting for Cement Grade limestone in Matra Gota Hardi area H.D. Dekaware Matre Gota Hardi area Tehsil Berla Distt. Durg 21025'24"-21026'54" 81022'40"-81024'51"
Toposheet No.
64 G/6, G/7
 
R/s 684.00 D/M 8.64 Drilling 3048.84
BHS 111
Sampling 2312
- - Cement Grade B.G. Gross 121.04
Net 96.83
Gross 38.06
Net 30.44
45.57

43.02

Sufficient for Major Cement unit Allotted

Apart from major deposits few small occurrences are also reported.

District-Durg, Mineral-Limestone

S. No. Prospected/Surveyed area Type of Deposit/ Occurrences Name of Village & Tehsil Area Coordinate Grade Reserves if any
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 Surveyed area Occurrence South of Kokri - - 46.88 Cement grade Not computed
2 - " - - " - Sukhri Kolan - - 47.33 - " - - " -
3 - " - - " - Bhothi - - 49.00 - " - - " -
4 - " - - " - Bhata Kokri - - 42.84 - " - - " -
5 - " - - " - NE of Mohali - - 43.74 - " - - " -
6 Mineral Inventory - " - Agartala TS 64 G/2 Nawapara
Jano
- 21o31'15 : 81o13'45"

Cement grade

- " -

7   - " -   21o37'05 : 81o09'07"
8   - " -   21o33'43 : 81o11'55"
9   - " - Ganiari TS 64 G/4 Changori   21o12'50 : 81o12'55"
10   - " -   21o05'52 : 81o14'4500"
11   - " - Pangri Pauwara TS 64 G/8
Kokri potia
Chikhli
  21o01'30 : 81o21'30"
12   - " -   21o05'45 : 81o19'50"
13   - " -   21o06'25 : 81o19'05"
14   - " -   21o14'00 : 81o17'57"
15   - " - Borgi 64 G/11 Berla   21o22'05 : 81o34'15"
16   - " -   21o20'18 : 81o34'07"
17   - " - Sikona 64 G/12   21o31'15 : 81o13'45"  
18 Surveyed 91-92-93 - " - Patharia (Doma)   21o23'45 : 81o22'00" Cement grade - " -
19     Meresara - - - -
20     Pendritarai & Chandibhate - 21o26'00 : 81o25'30" Low grade - " -
21     Dhangaon - - Cement grade - " -

District-Durg & Rajnandgaon, Mineral-Limestone

S. No. Prospected/ Surveyed area Type of Deposit/ Occurrences Name of Village & Tehsil Area Coordinate Grade Reserves if any
1 Surveyed Occurrences South of Patharia 1 sq.km. 21o23'45" : 81o22'00" Cement grade 15.00 M.T.
      Pendritarai 1.3 sq.km. 21o26'00" : 81o25'30" Low to Cement grade  
      Kuwajhorki 1 sq.km. - - " - 5.00 M.T.
      Pathrai 1.2 sq.km.   - " - 9.00 M.T.
      South of Tumakalan -   Cement grade Small occurrences
      Parsuli - 21o22'45" : 81o18'00" - " - - " -
      Silli   21o22'15" : 81o18'30" - " - - " -
      Bansgal   21o24'15" : 81o20'45" - " - - " -
      Metimpur   21o28'15" : 81o20'30" - " - - " -
      Titurghat   21o27'00" : 81o21'30" - " - - " -
      Deodogar   21o12'45" : 81o04'30" 41.42 Low grade
      Khajri   21o19'15" : 81o04'45" Cement grade Small occurrences
      Tuma   21o23'00" : 81o16'30" - " - - " -

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