Assam government signs mining pact with Oil India
31st Mar 2022

Assam government has signed a mining pact with PSU major Oil India for exploration and extraction of petroleum products in eight blocks, yielding an annual royalty of around Rs 2,000 crore. The 8 PML (Petroleum Mining Lease) blocks are Dibrugarh, Dibrugarh Extension, Hugrijan Extension, Borhapjan, Borhat, Moran, Dumduma Extension and Mechaki Extension.

Oil India, a Navratna Company, is Asia's oldest and biggest pioneer oil exploration and Production Company.