ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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East Pakistan Stiffe and Buy Off

 The Draft Outline envisaged expansion of Bhilai from 2.5 to 3.2 million tons, Rourkela from 1.8 to 2.5 million tons and Durgapur from 1.15 to 3.4 million tons to yield 3.2 million ingot tons of additional capacity by 1970-71, In addition, the first stage of Bokaro was also to be completed giving another 1.7 million tons of capacity. With all this the steel capacity at the end of the Plan was expected to be 14.8 million tons which was to yield an actual output of 11.7 million tons of ingot steel or 8.8 million tons of finished steel.

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