Which of the following is/are the characteristic(s) of the coal found in India:

  1. High ash content
  2. Low sulphur content
  3. Low ash fusion temperature

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Answer: [A] Only 1 & 2

Indian coals by their very nature are high in ash content but low in sulphur content. Indian coal is its high ash fusion temperature of about 1,500°C.

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