Petroleum Minister lays Foundation Stone for New LPG Bottling Plant

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By Sarkaritel August 8, 2017 09:23

Petroleum Minister lays Foundation Stone for New LPG Bottling Plant


Agartala, 08th August, 2017: The Minister of State (I/C) – Petroleum & Natural Gas laid the foundation stone for a New grass-root Bottling plant at an event in Agartala today. Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana wasalso launched for the state of Tripura by Sri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister of State (I/C) – Petroleum & Natural Gas, Govt. of India; in the august presence of  Sri Bhanulal Saha, Hon’ble Minister of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Finance, Govt. of Tripura; Sri Ashutosh Jindal, Joint Secretary (Marketing), MOP & NG; Sri B S Canth, Director (Marketing), IndianOil; Sri Gurmeet Singh, Executive Director (LPG), IndianOil and Sri Dipankar Ray, Executive Director (IndianOil AOD State Office), IndianOil.

The proposed Plant of 60 TMTPA capacity will be setup at an estimated cost of Rs.143 Crores. The plant is to be built on 40 acres of land in Budhjongnagar Industrial Park, Khayerpur and is expected to be commissioned by June, 2019. This new plant will increase the LPG Bottling Capacity of Tripura from 21 TMTPA to 60 TMTPA and thus will be able to cater to the rising demand of LPG in the state. Further, Capacity Augmentation of Silchar Bottling Plant, (by 60 TMTPA) was also announced which is expected to be complete by December 2017 and will also aid is ensuring smooth supply of LPG in the state of Tripura.

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By Sarkaritel August 8, 2017 09:23