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When Coal Turned Gold

When Coal Turned Gold

The Making of a Maharatna Company

Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya
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Coal India Ltd (CIL) contributes to about 82 per cent of India’s coal production. In When Coal Turned Gold, former chairman and managing director of CIL, Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya, tells the story, warts and all, of how he dealt with the Dhanbad coal mafia, how he changed the way the industry was perceived, how he dealt with the trade unions and the government and, most importantly, how he was able to script one of the greatest success stories the country had ever seen.

Imprint: India Portfolio

Published: Aug/2018

ISBN: 9780670090761

Length : 288 Pages

MRP : ₹699.00

When Coal Turned Gold

The Making of a Maharatna Company

Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya

Coal India Ltd (CIL) contributes to about 82 per cent of India’s coal production. In When Coal Turned Gold, former chairman and managing director of CIL, Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya, tells the story, warts and all, of how he dealt with the Dhanbad coal mafia, how he changed the way the industry was perceived, how he dealt with the trade unions and the government and, most importantly, how he was able to script one of the greatest success stories the country had ever seen.

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Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya

Partha Sarathi Bhattacharyya joined Coal India Limited (CIL) as a management trainee in 1977 and ultimately went on to become its chairman and managing director in 2006. He engineered the country's largest ever IPO-a Rs 15,000-crore offer which was subscribed over twelve times.

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The author of When Coal Turned Gold ParthaSarathi Bhattacharyya was a former Chairman and Managing Director of CIL (Coal India Limited). In his book, he tells the story of how the CIL joined the elite club of Maharatna PSUs after a resoundingly successful IPO. Along with this, he remembers the time when he dealt with […]