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- In the intro, mention the recent coal crisis in which many thermal power plants were left with the stock of just 2 or 3 days against the mandated 15-30 days.
- In the body, mention the structural and operational factors that led to the crisis such as increased demand from China increasing the cost of imported coal, increased power demand, the impact of the pandemic on coal mining etc. In the next part, mention the role played by CIL in ramping up the production.
- Conclude by mentioning the need to learn the lessons from crisis to avoid such incidents in the future.