Gehlot hits out at Pradhan, Raje over ‘half truths’ on refinery, says 4-yr-delay led to massive loss

Gehlot hits out at Pradhan, Raje over ‘half truths’ on refinery, says 4-yr-delay led to massive loss

By delaying the Barmer refinery project by four years, the state has suffered revenue loss, job loss and business loss, which together combined is much more than ₹40,000 crore that the BJP government in Rajasthan claims to have saved by inking a fresh deal with HPCL, former chief minister Ashok Gehlot said Wednesday.

The 9 MMTPA Rajasthan Refinery Project Finally Takes Of The Ground

The 9 MMTPA Rajasthan Refinery Project Finally Takes Of The Ground

Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), one of the biggest Navratna Public Sector oil Companies in India will be setting up a 9 MMTPA (Million Metric Tonnes Per Annum) capacity grass root Refinery cum Petrochemical Complex at Barmer, in Rajasthan in Joint venture with Government of Rajasthan (GOR). This estimated cost of the project is Rs.43,129 crore.