Vol 3, PW 16 (01 Sep 99) Exploration & Production

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It should not be copied for republication elsewhere. Editor Company/Consortium Block Number Block description Grynberg Petroleum 27 ARP-ONN-97/1 35 RJ-ONN-97/4 ONGC/IOC 6 MB-OS-97/1 ONGC 9 KK-OSN-97/3 ONGC/IOC/GAIL 15 CY-OSN-97/2 ONGC 21 KG-OSN-97/1 ONGC/IOC 31 GV-ONN-97/1 ONGC 1 GK-OSN-97/1 ONGC/GAIL 24 MN-OSN-97/3 ONGC 20 KG-OSN-90/2 ONGC/GAIL/IOC D5 KG-DWN-98/2 ONGC D8 KG-DWN-98/5 ONGC D7 KG-DWN-98/4 ONGC D6 KG-DWN-98/3 ONGC D10 MN-DWN-98/2 ONGC D11 MN-DWN-98/3 Enron Oil & Gas D5 KG-DWN-98/2 Petronas/IOC 19 KG-OSN-97/3 HOEC/Mosbacher India/Energy Equity India 16 CY-OSN-97/1 HOEC/Shree Vasavi Industries/Shree Sarita Synthetics 18 KG-OSN-97/4 GSPC/Cairn 19 KG-OSN-97/3 Cairn Energy D6 KG-DWN-98/3 D5 KG-DWN-98/2 GAIL/Gazprom 25 NEC-OSN-97/3 Reliance Industries/Niko Resources D4 KG-DWN-98/1 D5 KG-DWN-98/2 D6 KG-DWN-98/3 D10 MN-DWN-98/2 5 MB-OSN-97/3 4 MB-OSN-97/2 2 SR-OSN-97/1 25 NEC-OSN-97/2 1 GK-OSN-97/1 19 KG-OSN-97/3 18 KG-OSN-97/4 20 KG-OSN-97/2 15 CY-OSN-97/2 8 KK-OSN-97/2 Oil India 19 KG-OSN-97/3 15 CY-OSN-97/2 Enpro India/GeoPetrol Int.

/GeoExpro India 27 ARP-ONN-97/1 South Asia Oil & Gas 31 GV-ONN-97/1 36 RJ-ONN-97/1 Rupsa Petroleum* N.A WB-ON-OS/1 (5th Round) WB-ON-OS/1 (6th Round) *Rupsa Petroleum is a "one-man company" headed by an ex-ONGC employee based in Calcutta.

Rupsa resubmitted bids which have remained in limbo from past rounds.