The militants, suspected to be belonging to banned ULFA (I) group, abducted the employees in a company vehicle from the Lakwa field in Sivasagar district.
However, the price will be subject to the ceiling or cap fixed by the government for deepsea fields every six months. The cap for six months beginning April 1 is USD 3.62 per mmBtu.
Atul Kumar, another auto driver from Noida, said there is no work, people are paying less fare too.
The natural gas is reliable, and the pipeline system can not be easily affected by weather conditions, the statement added.
DGH, the government custodian of upstream oil and gas production in the country, said production levels are likely to be higher in the 2021 calendar year.
GAIL’s had a bad quarter in the natural gas marketing segment, falling into the red with a loss ofRs 73.70 crore compared to a pre-tax profit of Rs 466.52 crore the previous year.
Pradhan had made a scathing attack on the Opposition for misleading the farmers on the three contentious farm laws.
The project will have a positive impact on the economic growth of these two states, he added.
PM Modi inaugurates Kochi-Mangaluru GAIL pipeline, says govt got integrated approach to energy planning
In 10 years' time, petrol will be doped with as much as 20 per cent of ethanol extracted from sugarcane and other agro products, he said.
The pipeline is expected to bring a big boost to gas economy providing cheaper and cleaner fuel to industrial and residential consumers.
Around 1,644 industrial units spread across 50 industrial areas in Delhi have been identified to switch over to PNG.
The government has since 2017 given pricing freedom for natural gas produced from all fields other than the old fields of state-owned ONGC and Oil India Ltd in nomination blocks.
Pradhan said 20-25 million standard cubic meters per day-equivalent LNG will be consumed in the transportation sector.
In the first phase, the pipeline project was intended to take gas to the industrial units in Kochi.
The three cities were bid out in the 3rd city gas licensing round where the bidder offering to lay the longest length of gas pipeline and provide the most cooking gas connections got the licence.