in April-September this fiscal. CIL had allocated 2.31 million tonnes of dry fuel to the sector under the scheme in the corresponding period of the previous fiscal. This growth comes amid CIL looking to tap the non-power sector to consume its coal.
For the entire fiscal 2019-20, the PSU's coal allocation under the scheme dropped to 8.03 million tonnes from 11.36 million tonnes in 2018-19.
Strategic Research Institute, SteelGuru