Six mines are on offer. Auctions for four blocks have been completed, the official said.
The bidding for Jagannathpur B block and Jamkhani block will take place on Thursday and Friday, respectively.
Bhaskarpara coal block was previously allocated to Bhaskarpara Coal Company Ltd (BCCL) -- a joint venture of Electrotherm (India) Ltd and Ultratech Cement Ltd, while Brahmapuri mine was previously allocated to Pushp Steels & Mining.
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