Amid reports of splitting GAIL India’s gas transportation and marketing business, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today said the company should concentrate on laying gas infrastructure while marketing can be done by anyone.
GAIL as a company should focus on providing infrastructure particularly in eastern India to aid the country’s transformation to a gas-based economy, Pradhan told reporter here.
Refusing to confirm or deny if the government was considering bifurcating GAIL’s business, the minister said, “it is important for GAIL to lay pipeline to connect eastern India. Gas has to reach all corners”. Read More…
Latest posts by The Economic Times (see all)
- Petrol, diesel under GST not possible till revenues stabilise: Arvind Subramanian - December 11, 2018
- Coal India to spend Rs 1,000 crore on executives’ salary hikes this year - December 11, 2018
- Finance ministry to push through two more M&As among energy PSUs to meet selloff target - December 10, 2018