Essar group committed to Rs 10,000 cr for Jharkhand: Ruia
The Essar group today said it was
committed for about Rs 10,000 crore in Jharkhand for setting up a
1,200MW power plant at Tori in Latehar district and development of Toskiud North
Coal Mine with an estimated investment of about Rs 1100 crore.
"The power project is at an
advanced stage of completion, with over Rs 4,700 crore already invested on the
ground," Group Chairman Shashi Ruia said in his speech at the Jharkhand Global
Investors Summit here.
Once operationalized the Power
Plant and Tokisud North Coal Mine shall together generate employment to
approximately 5,500 people with a direct employment of 1000 people and indirect
employment of 4500 people, he said.
Ruia said that Jh.....