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Jharia coalfield
Location
Jharkhand
Country India
Coordinates 23°45′5.6″N 86°25′13.2″E / 23.751556°N 86.420333°E / 23.751556; 86.420333Coordinates: 23°45′5.6″N 86°25′13.2″E / 23.751556°N 86.420333°E / 23.751556; 86.420333
Production
Products Coking coal

Jharia coalfield is a large coal field in Jharia, Jharkhand, in the east of India. Jharia has the largest coal reserves in India with an estimated 19.4 billion tonnes of coking coal.

A lot of the local population work at Jharia coalfield.

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