Economy Towards a self-reliant India: Private sector steps into the future of coal mining Updated : August 12, 2020 06:59 PM IST The government aims to increase transparency, competition and participation of the private sector, under the new regime of coal block auctioning. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.