Odisha ( Kendujhar)
The Murgabeda Iron Ore mine, spread over an area of 15.378 Ha was initially granted and executed in favour of Niranjan Patnaik and subsequently transferred to Diptiranjan Patnaik. The mine is situated in the Keonjhar district of Odisha, which is known for its rich mineral resources with an EC Capacity of 2 Mtpa.
It is an open-pit mine, where the ore is extracted by drilling and blasting. The mine has been in operation since the 1960s and has played a significant role in the economic development of the region. The mine provides employment to thousands of people in the surrounding areas and contributes to the overall growth of the state’s economy.