National Wildlife Board has accorded permission to ONGC to draw gas from oil wells inside Trishna Wildlife sanctuary in Belonia subdivision of Gomati district. Now, ONGC will set up 10 to 12 exploratory wells to extract natural gas and pump the same to North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Ltd 100 MW gas power project.
The exploration wells are likely to be completed by December 2019 and production to begin early. As of January 2019, the company is in the process of laying pipelines.
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