Our Presence

BALCO initially started Community Development work under Corporate Social Responsibility in the year 2004-05 with only 4 villages in Korba District of Chhattisgarh State. In the process of organic growth, our presence grew and today we have touched lives of around 1.9 Lakh people in 119 villages across four areas of operation viz. Korba, Ambikapur, Kawardha, and Dharamjaigarh.

Our major thrust areas are:

Health Care


  • Vedanta Rural Health Post
  • Specialized Camps
  • Mobile Health Unit
  • Drinking Water Facility
  • Project Jagriti-HIV/AIDS Awareness Programme
  • Project Mamta-Women & Child Care Programme

Promotion of Education

  • Vedanta Mid Day Meal Kitchen
  • Vedanta Child Care Centre
  • Project Unnayan-School Up gradation project
  • Vedanta Therapy & Rehabilitation Centre
  • Project Utkarsh-Scholarship Programme
Health Care
Health Care

Livelihood Generation

  • Vedanta IL&FS Skills School
  • Project Unnati-IGA for women and other individuals
  • Land & Water Management
  • Project Wadi-Orchard Development
  • Watershed Project

Infrastructure Development

  • Rural Haat (with NABARD)
  • Community Buildings
  • Sanitation Facilities
  • Approach Road
  • Passenger Shelters
Health Care