Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be dedicating three key projects of the Petroleum sector in Bihar to the nation on Sunday(September 13) via video conferencing.
“The projects include the Durgapur-Banka section of the Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur Pipeline Augmentation Project and two Liquified Petroleum Gas (LPG) Bottling Plants. They have been commissioned by IndianOil and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited,” an official statement said.
Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar will also be present on the occasion.
The Durgapur-Banka section of the Paradip-Haldia-Durgapur Pipeline Augmentation Project is 193 kilometre long and it is built by IndianOil. It extends to a new LPG bottling plant at Banka in Bihar.
“Presently, LPG injection can be made in the pipeline system from Paradip Refinery, Haldia Refinery, and IPPL Haldia. On completion of the whole project, the LPG injection facility will also be available from the Paradip Import terminal and Barauni refinery,” the statement said.