District - Rajnandgaon, Mineral - Iron Ore

MINERAL DEPOSITS/OCCURRENCES

Name of Mineral - Iron Ore

Apart from major deposits few small occurrences are also reported.

S.
No.
Prospected/
Surveyed area
Type of Deposit/
Occurrences
Name of Village & Tehsil Area
LxWxT
Grade
Fe%)
Reserves if any
1 Surveyed Occurrences Dever 110x15x3m 52.23 24750 Tonnes
2 - " - - " - Marwabhata 150x10x3 57.96 22500 Tonnes
3 - " - - " - Bhudhanbhat 100x50x5 60.16 125000 Tonnes
4 - " - - " - Dever Jhiria 100x50x5 61.06 125000 Tonnes
5 - " - - " - Basantpur 50x10x3 60.44 7500 Tonnes
6 - " - - " - Basantpur 80x50x4 61.34 80000 Tonnes
7 - " - - " - Basantpur 15x10x1 65.06 750 Tonnes
8 - " - - " - Basantpur 20x15x2 60.30 3000 Tonnes
9 - " - - " - Basantpur 30x20x3 57.82 9000 Tonnes
10 - " - - " - Basantpur 80x50x5 57.48 10000 Tonnes
11 - " - - " - Tendubhata 100x10x5 46.16 25000 Tonnes
12 - " - - " - Chotbhar 10x9x1 50.78 450 Tonnes
13 - " - - " - Nawapara 30x2x1
50x2x1
60x2x2
45.88 to 65.34 9270 Tonnes
14 - " - - " - Kerapani Nala 15x5x1
30x10x2
64.86 to 66.30 3375 Tonnes
15 - " - - " - Saraipatera 100x15x3
30x10x2
15x5x1
62.99 to 67.96 25875 Tonnes
16 - " - - " - Bhajidongri 30x20x2
10x3x2
59.61 to 68.03 11650 Tonnes
17 - " - - " - Gopaltola 50x5x2
125x20x5
50x10x2
15x5x2
10x5x1
80x10x3
10x5x1
20x8x2
30x3x1
50x10x2

62.30 to 68.31

87800 Tonnes
(small pocket occurrences)

18 - " - - " - Bansbhira 80x20x2
15x10x2
40x10x2
60x20x3
50x40x5
50x15x2
20x10x1

63.75 to 67.62

98000 Tonnes

19 - " - - " - Burhanbhat - 31.80 to 60.85 Small deposit
20 - " - - " - Basantpur 50x10x2 55.58 to 64.51 5000 Tonnes
21 - " - - " - Mandeepkhol 50x5x1
15x2x1
46.29 to 56.02 1250 Tonnes

District - Rajnandgaon | Kabirdham