District - Rajnandgaon

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 1993-94 Geological report on prospecting of limestone around Sahaspur Lohara Area S.K. Pandya Sahaspur Lohare Area Distt. Kawardha 22000'00"-22045'00" 81005'00"-81015'00"
Toposheet No.
64 C/1
R/s 411 D/M 7.00Sq
Drilling 1037.55
BHS 47
Sampling 578
- - Gross 31.419 Net 25.00 42.46 % Cao Marginal Grade Small deposit mostly low grade
2 1996-98 Report on prospecting for Cement grade limestone around Nawapara Dongaria & Patpar area R.R.Bisen H.D. Dhekaware Nawapara Dongaria & Patpar area Tehsil & Distt. Kabirdham Nawapara Dongaria 21044'30"-21048'50"
81012'00"-81014'35"
Patpar
21047'20"-21048'20"
81012'20"-81013'00"
T/s No. 64 G/1,G/2,G/5
R/s 248 D/M 12.33Sq
Drilling 2443.52
BHS 100
Sampling 2020
- - Nawapara Dongaria Gross 150.355 Net 120.00
Patpar
Gross 27.702
Net 22.202

45.10
45.18

44.41

Area Suitable for Major Cement Plant Allotted
3 1993-94 Report on Survey and Sampling of limestone occure even around Joginawagaon area Tehsil & Distt. Kawardha S.K. Pandya V.K. Austin Joginawagaon area Tehsil & Distt. Kawardha 22008'00"-22015'00" 81015'00"-81020'00"
Toposheet No. 64 F/8
R/s 100 D/M -
Drilling -
BHS -
Sampling 12
- - Survey 44.15 Cao - Erratic small deposits
4 1995-96 Prospecting ofCement grade limestone in Manpur Ranjitpur area V.K. Sankhla V.K.saxena Manpur Ranjitpur area Tehsil & Distt. Kabirdham 21042'12"-21050'00" 81010'00"-81015'15"
Toposheet No. 64 G/2, G/5,G/1
R/s 120 D/M 5.62
Drilling 1138.15
BHS 45
Sampling 918
- - 23.769 45.24 Small deposit Small deposit

Apart from major deposits few small occurrences are also reported.

District-Raipur, 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 Occurrance Nadiya - 20o57'50" : 80o54'25" 44.63 to 45.08 Small occurrences
2 - " - - " - Limon (Karra Nala) - - 49.35 - " -
3 - " - - " - Khairbana - - 46.20 to 46.65 - " -
4 - " - - " - Nandiya - - 48.22 - " -
5 - " - - " - Belgaon - 21o37'17.2" : 81o45'52.8" 45.76 - " -
6 - " - - " - Sandi - 21o35'52.7" : 81o05'27.3" 46.65 to 50.69 - " -
7 - " - - " - Bagur - 21o40'01.3" : 81o08'19.6" 47.70 - " -
8 - " - - " - Pendrikalan 150mx70m5m 21o21'39.2" : 80o58'58.6" 41.82 - " -
9 - " - - " - Gadaghat   21o25'41.2" : 80o55'23.0" 40.60 - " -
10 - " - - " - Mandeepkhol 750mx50mx10m 21o40'21.9" : 80o54'7.7" 48.90 - " -
11 - " - - " - Basantpur 150x50x10m 21o35'37" : 81o51'08" 48.22 - " -
12 - " - - " - Gandiya devta 100mx40mx10m 21o34'13.1" : 80o50'42.4 46.43 to 52.04 100000 Tonnes

District - Raipur | Durg | Rajnandgaon | Kabirdham | Raigarh | Bastar | Bilaspur | Champa-Janjgir