Supply of domestic Piped Natural Gas (PNG) was launched in Ranchi on Friday, within 15 months of laying of foundation for the project by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Two Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations were also inaugurated for refilling of CNG-run private and commercial vehicles in the Jharkhand capital.
Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan and Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda launched the supplies of CNG and PNG. Work worth Rs 4,500 crore to supply PNG to 13 districts in Jharkhand is going on, out of which Rs 3000 crore has already been spent in this work, Pradhan said in his address after the launch ceremony here.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation for CNG/PNG project on May 25, 2018 and it was inaugurated just within 15 months, Pradhan said. Read More
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