Of the total revenue received, the maximum of Rs44,826.43cr was mopped up in 2018-19. In 2017-18, the revenue stood at Rs44,046.57cr while in the preceding fiscal, it was Rs44,068.28 cr.
In 2015-16, the government fetched 29,084.11cr whereas the figure remained at Rs21,482.21 in the financial year 2014-15. In FY2013-14, it remained at Rs19,713.52cr.
In a written reply to the Lok Sabha, the Minister also informed that the consolidated State-wise coal production from the functional coal mines during last six years (2013-14 to 2018-19) remained at 3,876.16 million tonnes (MT). In FY 2018-19, it remained highest at 728.718 MT.
Notably, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Odisha, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal are the coal-producing states in India. in the last financial year, the coal production shares of Chhattisgarh stood at highest followed by Odisha and Jharkhand.