Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas Happy Birthday Day Dharmendra Pradhan held discussions with Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on points associated to the hydrocarbon sector within the state. Several oil and fuel tasks underneath implementation within the state had been additionally reviewed by them and discussions on additional strengthening the oil and fuel infrastructure within the state was held, an official launch stated.
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Sonowal thanked the union minister for the latest choices of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for sanctioning feedstock subsidy to BCPL for the following 15 years for oil and fuel exploration within the state, it stated.
The CCEA had additionally authorized the Viability Gap Funding for establishing of the Indradhanush Gas Grid Limited (IGGL) within the North East area, the discharge stated.
Continuing the collection of again to again visits from India to Russia within the final fortnight, India’s Energy Minister Dharmendra Pradhan might be in Moscow beginning Thursday for a 2-day go to. Earlier this week India’s External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar was in Moscow and final week noticed the go to of National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.
Minister Pradhan will meet his counterpart Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak and can evaluation power sector cooperation. He might be accompanied by heads of state-owned oil corporations like Indian Oil Corporation.
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Both sides are working in direction of the belief of an “energy bridge” and Indian corporations have invested greater than $5.5 billion in Russian oil and fuel sector. ONGC Videsh ltd together with Oil India and IOCL have invested in Vankor Field in japanese Siberia.
Other than that, visiting Indian minister will even discuss cooperation in oil & fuel, metal and coal sectors. This might be his first abroad’ go to since his assumption of workplace.