Provision of revenue expenditure/subsidy for sensitive petroleum products of ~Rs 217 billion for FY2019 and 2018v19 (BE), excluding allocation of new LPG connections to poor families.
Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves (ISPRL) is setting up 12.5 million tonne strategic crude oil storage capacity in Bikaner, Rajkot, Chandikhol and Padur. This is part of the phase-II project, Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Panabaaka Lakshmi informed the Parliament. In the first phase, ISPRL is setting up storage facilities of 5.
The Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Panabaaka Lakshmi informed the Rajya Sabha in a written reply that in order to further increase the Strategic crude oil storage capacity, the government, through Indian Strategic Petroleum reserves (ISPRL), has undertaken a detailed feasibility study for construction of additional 12.5 Million Metric Tonne (mn mt) of crude oil storages in Phase-II a