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Not getting NOC for petroleum mining licence from WB govt:

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

major on Tuesday alleged that it was not getting the no objection certificate for (PML) from the West Bengal government which was long due.

The company plans to invest Rs 6,000 crore more for four Coal Bed Methane (CBM) blocks including the Ranigung belt in West Bengal, an said.

"We are not getting the NOC for getting the PML within the Ranigung coal belt from the government", the told on the sidelines of an event here.

A major portion of the coal belt falls under the existing in Burdwan, the added.

Along with IOC, was supposed to do the activity but the marketing rights lay with the former.

had been given CBM blocks at Ranigung, Jharia, Bokaro and north Karanpura.

The bidding process conducted by Gas Regulatory Board will cover 10 districts of and bring substantial investment to the state along with employment opportunities, an official of the board said.

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First Published: Tue, January 08 2019. 22:12 IST