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ONGC has discovered hydrocarbon deposit in Mizoram: Minister

Press Trust of India  |  Aizawl 

Geology and Mineral Resources Minister H Rohluna today told the that has discovered hydrocarbon (gas) deposit at Meidum village in Kolasib district.

Replying to a question from Lalruatkima of the Mizo National Front (MNF), Rohluna said that the report of the estimated that the gas field would be able to produce 5,52,674 standard cubic feet of gas in a day.



He, however, said that the Indian Limited (OIL) which undertook exploration at Maubuang and Keifang areas in Aizawl district were yet to discover any hydrocarbon while the agreement with the NATFOGAZ company was terminated during 2011-12 after it failed to commence any work.

The three giants have paid Rs 23.23 crore as taxes to the for conducting exploratory works, he added.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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ONGC has discovered hydrocarbon deposit in Mizoram: Minister

Mizoram Geology and Mineral Resources Minister H Rohluna today told the state assembly that ONGC has discovered hydrocarbon (gas) deposit at Meidum village in Kolasib district. Replying to a question from Lalruatkima of the Mizo National Front (MNF), Rohluna said that the report of the ONGC estimated that the gas field would be able to produce 5,52,674 standard cubic feet of gas in a day. He, however, said that the Indian Oil Limited (OIL) which undertook exploration at Maubuang and Keifang areas in Aizawl district were yet to discover any hydrocarbon deposits while the agreement with the NATFOGAZ company was terminated during 2011-12 after it failed to commence any work. The three oil giants have paid Rs 23.23 crore as taxes to the Mizoram government for conducting exploratory works, he added. Geology and Mineral Resources Minister H Rohluna today told the that has discovered hydrocarbon (gas) deposit at Meidum village in Kolasib district.

Replying to a question from Lalruatkima of the Mizo National Front (MNF), Rohluna said that the report of the estimated that the gas field would be able to produce 5,52,674 standard cubic feet of gas in a day.

He, however, said that the Indian Limited (OIL) which undertook exploration at Maubuang and Keifang areas in Aizawl district were yet to discover any hydrocarbon while the agreement with the NATFOGAZ company was terminated during 2011-12 after it failed to commence any work.

The three giants have paid Rs 23.23 crore as taxes to the for conducting exploratory works, he added.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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ONGC has discovered hydrocarbon deposit in Mizoram: Minister

Geology and Mineral Resources Minister H Rohluna today told the that has discovered hydrocarbon (gas) deposit at Meidum village in Kolasib district.

Replying to a question from Lalruatkima of the Mizo National Front (MNF), Rohluna said that the report of the estimated that the gas field would be able to produce 5,52,674 standard cubic feet of gas in a day.

He, however, said that the Indian Limited (OIL) which undertook exploration at Maubuang and Keifang areas in Aizawl district were yet to discover any hydrocarbon while the agreement with the NATFOGAZ company was terminated during 2011-12 after it failed to commence any work.

The three giants have paid Rs 23.23 crore as taxes to the for conducting exploratory works, he added.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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