Major Mineral Leases in Maharashtra - District-wise


Sr. No Mineral District District wise split-up Mining leases Total
01 Manganese Nagpur 32 38
    Bhandara 06  
02 Coal Nagpur 05 20
    Chandrapur 12  
    Yavatmal 03  
03 Iron Ore Chandrapur 03 30
    Gadchiroli 01  
    Gondia 01  
    Sindhudurg 24  
    Kolhapur 01  
04 Limestone Chadrapur 20 48
    Yavatmal 28  
05 Bauxite Sindhudurg 01 12
    Ratnagiri 03  
    Kolhapur 07  
    Raigad 01  
06 Silica sand Sindhudurg 23 38
    Ratnagiri 09  
07 Chromites Bhandara 01 03
    Sindhudurg 02  
08 Kainite/Sillimanite/Pyrophyllite/Corundum Bhandara 13 13
09 Dolomite Nagpur 12 13
    Chandrapur 01  
10 White clay/Yellow ochre/Red ochre Nagpur 06 09
    Chandrapur 03  
11 China clay Sindhudurga 01 01
12 Fire clay Amravati 03 04
    Sindhudurga 01  
13 Wolfram Nagpur 01 01
14 Sand Nagpur 03 11
    Chandrapur 07  
    Yavatmal 01  
15 Shale Chandrapur 01 01
16 Quartz & Quartzite Nagpur 02 05
    Bhandara 02  
    Gondia 01  
17 Fluorite Chandrapur  01 01
18 Sand Bhandara 01 01
19 Feldspar Sindhudurg 01 01

(Bhandara District Website, Government of Maharashtra: http://bhandara.nic.in)