Electrosteel Steels Limited has set up a 2.5 Million Ton Per Annum (MTPA) Greenfield Integrated Steel Plant near Siyaljori village, in the Bokaro district of Jharkhand. The unit produces Pig Iron, Billets, TMT Bars, Wire Rods and Ductile Iron Pipes. The Group has been allotted about 231 MT coal from Parbatpur captive mine block from Jharia coal field and Iron Ore mine at Kodolibad near Barajamda. Water is sourced from the nearby Damodar River. The company is also planning for a railway connectivity from the nearest railway station to the plant site [1,2].
|Level of Investment:||2,026,856,400 (Rs 12,000 crore)|
|Type of population||Rural|
|Start of the conflict:||2012|
|Company names or state enterprises:||Electrosteel Steels Limited from India|
|Relevant government actors:||Government of Jharkhand|
|Environmental justice organizations (and other supporters) and their websites, if available:||Political Parties: Marxist Coordination Committee (MCC), Jharkhand Mukti Morcha|