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Kejriwal writes to Modi, Baijal on coal shortage in power plants

New Delhi, May 29: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday raised, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lt Governor Anil Baijal, the coal shortage in thermal power stations in the NCR.

“Dadri I and II, Jhajjar and Badarpur are facing acute coal shortage since last many days and at present, all of them are operating one day ahead basis coal stock not sufficient for even one-day full generation,” he said in a letter to both. “As per norms this stock conditions is to be maintained for at least 15 days ahead period,” he added. (IANS)