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Bihar Sponger Iron Plant is located at
1. Adityapur 
2. Sonari
3. Chandil 
4. Tamar

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Correct Answer - Option 3 : Chandil 

The correct answer is Chandil

  • Bihar Sponge Iron Limited (BSIL) is the first merchant sponge iron plant located at Umesh Nagar, Chandil, in Saraikela Kharsawan district.
  • It is about 30 km from Jamshedpur in Jharkhand.

  • The company was incorporated in 1982 and was a joint venture of the government of Bihar, Modi's, IFC Washington, and DEG.
  • It is a coal-based project and its commercial production started in July 1989.
  • The plant produces direct reduced iron which is the basic raw material of the steel industry.
  • The current capacity of this plant is 210,000 tons per annum.

  • Adityapur- India's first and biggest Electronic Manufacturing Cluster is sanctioned by the Government of India in the Adityapur industrial area near Jamshedpur.
  • Sonari- It is the most prominent and important commercial center for the Charaideo district. Several tea gardens and a Gymkhana club golf course are available around Sonari.

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