District - Raigarh

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 Achievements Recommendations
  Possi-ble Proba-ble Proved  
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
1 1965-66 Reconnaissance Survey of reports occurrences of limestone around Sarangarh area Distt. Raigarh R.N. Pathak Sarangarh area distt. Raigarh Tehsil Sarangarh 21030'00"-21050'00" 82045'00"-83030'00"
Toposheet No.
64 K/16, O/1, O/2, O/5, O/6
R/s 1000 in 18 location 384.118 - - 44% - 39% Two lands Few blocks prospected erratic deposit
2 1965-66 Prospecting of limestone of Kharsia and Distt. Raigarh V.B. Gharpure Kharsia area 21000'00"-22002'30" 83008'30"-83010'30"
Toposheet No.
64 N/4
R/s - D/M 1.56
Drilling 4628
Bhs 157
Sampling -
- - 12.30 MT in four block 44.12% For New Cement Plant Small deposit
3 1983-85 Reconnaissance Survey & sampling of limestone occurrence in Aarti of Raigarh & Bilaspur Distt. will special reference to Sarangarh area H.K. Bhanjdeo Sarangarh area distt. Raigarh Tehsil Sarangarh 21029'00"-21045'00" 82055'00"-83025'00"
Toposheet No. 64 O/2,O/6, O/7
64 K/14
R/s 1000 Sampling 173 - - - 44.51 to 51.14 CaO Number of Location have been Small occurrences not in a compact block
4 1992-93 Report on prospecting of limestone around village Jharradih R.N. Pathak Village Jharradih Tehsil & Distt Raigarh 21053'00"-22000'00" 82050'00"-83005'00"
Toposheet No.
64 K/13, 64 O/1
R/s 160 D/m 8.00
Drilling 301.04
Bhs 12
Sampling 387
- - 15.092 Low grade - Low grade

Apart from major deposits few small occurrences are also reported.

District-Raigarh, Mineral-Limestone

S. No. Prospected/ Surveyed area Type of Deposit/ Occurrences Name of Village & Tehsil Area Coordinate Grade Reserves if any
1 Prospected 65-67 Deposit Banipathar - Botalda-Deogaon     Cement grade 14.469 M.T.
2 Surveyed Occurrances Amlipali   21o30'00" : 83o10'00" Occurrences during survey  
3 Surveyed - " - Chhatadih   21o30'20" : 83o9'30" - " -  
      Karradhori   21o36'20" : 83o08' - " -  
      Mahuadhori   21o36'20" : 83o09' - " -  
      Kharri   21o37'30" : 83o08' - " -  
      Parsadih   21o38' : 83o06' - " -  
      Amethi   21o36' : 83o08' - " -  
      Jharapdih   21o36' : 83o07' - " -  
      Ranisagar   21o38' : 83o04' - " -  
      Kutala   21o36' 30": 83o03' - " -  
      Gatadih   21o37'30" : 83o04'00" - " -  
      Macheladih   21o39' : 83o11' - " -  
      Pahanda   21o36' : 82o57' - " -  
      Pikri   21o36' : 82o57'30" - " -  
      Dumardih   21o36' : 82o57'30" - " -  
      North of Bandapali   21o34'10" : 83o10' - " -  
      Chikhli   21o36'30" : 83o26 - " -  
      Samhanpuri-Pikri   21o36' : 82o57'00" - " -  

District-Sarguja, Mineral-Limestone

S. No. Prospected/ Surveyed area Type of Deposit/ Occurrences Name of Village & Tehsil Area Coordinate Grade (CaO) Reserves if any
1 Surveyed Occurrences Kuberpur - - 44.19 % to 55.40 Crystalline limestone
      Kudar        
      Bhodha        
      Amera        
      Bhorkho
(Surajpur Block)
       

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