Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the government in February, 2019 has approved major reforms in exploration and licensing policy to enhance exploration activities, attract domestic and foreign investment in unexplored/unallocated areas of sedimentary basins
Ujjwala-man Dharmendra Pradhan is set to become India’s longest serving oil minister as he set out for a second stint, during which his priorities he said will be to raise domestic oil and gas production, expedite creation of national gas grid and create common market-friendly infrastructure.
Boosting oil and gas output and accelerating reforms in the hydrocarbon sector will be the priority of the government over the next five years, Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday after beginning his second term as petroleum and natural gas minister.
Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Friday said energy had become a positive tool for diplomacy and Prime Minister Narendra Modi the voice of the world’s consumers.
Dharmendra Pradhan Says Oil PSU’s Working At War Footing To Ensure Availability Of Petrol, Diesel, Kerosene & Cooking Gas Across Odisha
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan instructed Heads of Retail Outlets in Puri & Bhubaneswar to provide uninterrupted supply of fuel to all the affected regions in Odisha.
India will get additional supplies from other major oil producing countries to compensate for loss of Iranian oil, Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan tweeted on Tuesday.
Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Thursday sought answers from Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over a coal block allocation which took place in 1998.
India’s Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday that he will meet his Saudi Arabian counterpart Khalid al-Falih on Saturday. He did not elaborate on the agenda of the meeting. Saudi Arabia is India’s biggest crude oil supplier after Iraq.
Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, on Saturday, said that Tripura is country’s number one gas producing point and every poor household in the state will have LPG connection in 2019.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated and laid foundation of several oil and gas projects in Tripura and said the northeast state is ranked number one in production of natural gas in the country.