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(Corrects headline and first paragraph to clarify capacity will rise to 50 million tonnes a year not 50 million tonnes in a year.)
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India plans to more than double its liquefied natural gas (LNG)import capacity to 50 million tonnes a year, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told a news conference on Thursday, without giving a timeline.
It has a capacity to import 21 million tonnes of the super-cooled fuel currently.
(Reporting by Nidhi Verma; Editing by Malini Menon)
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