Bailadila is a complex comprising of two large surface mines, Bacheli and Kirandul, and is approximately 1,400 kilometres south-east of New Delhi in the Indian province of Chhattisgarh. The mine is owned and operated by the state-owned mining company NMDC. The mine's capacity is being expanded to 35Mtpa.Construction work for Deposit 11B is now complete and it will lift Bailadila's production capacity by 7Mtpa. The plant was commissioned in August 2016 and testing completed in November 2016. Production has now commenced and will ramp up over 2017 and reach full capacity in 2018.