Seven ONGC committees focus on more production

Vol 4, PW 16 (13 Sep 00) News in Brief

On 22nd August, ONGC chairman Bikash Bora set up seven internal committees to examine ways of increasing domestic production.

AV Raju, Group General Manager in Mumbai, is charged with the Bombay High, AK Mandal, at Chennai is charged with the south, while Lehmbar Singh is charged with increasing production in Assam. Three committees have been set up for Ahmedabad, Mehsana and Ankleshwar.

A seventh committee has been set up to deal with the Neelam and Heera fields in the Bombay Offshore. A meeting of committee heads with Boraon September 5th in Delhi agreed ONGC could increase production by 600,000 tonnes.