In Rajasthan, the state government and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) signed an agreement for the Rs 43,129 crore Barmer refinery in the presence of Union Minister of state for petroleum and natural gas Dharmendra Pradhan and Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in a ceremony held in Jaipur.
The Barmer refinery will be the first in the country to produce BS-6 standard fuel. The state government will have 26% stake in the project while rest will be held by HPCL. The government has made 4800-acre land available at Pachpadra for the project.
Takeaways from above News-
- Rajasthan State govt and HPCL have signed an agreement for Rs 43,129 crore Barmer refinery
- The Barmer refinery will be the first in the country to produce BS-6 standard fuel
- Chief Minister of Rajasthan is Mrs. Vasundhara Raje
- Union Minister of state for petroleum and natural gas is Shree Dharmendra Pradhan
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Source- News on AIR