Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri Unveils Commemorative Publications & Stamps of Indian Oil Refineries

Aug 04,2022

Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Housing Hardeep Singh Puri on Wednesday released publications on the Diamond Jubilee milestone of Indian Oil’s Guwahati Refinery & Golden Jubilee celebrations of Bongaigaon Refinery.

Rameswar Teli, Minister of State, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Labour and Employment, SM Vaidya, Chairman and Sukla Mistry, Director (Refineries), Indian Oil were also present.

The celebrations were also marked with the release of My Stamps by the dignitaries. My Stamps have been issued by the Indian Postal Department.

While releasing the stamp, Puri lauded the efforts of oil sector PSUs, especially Indian Oil.

“Indian Oil is spearheading many environmental & social initiatives, along with expanding its business horizons in the field of green energy fuels”.

“My Stamps released today are a testament of Indian Oil’s steadfast commitment to serve the nation”, he added.

“The publications showcase landmark achievements of Indian Oil, signifying the zeal of the Corporation towards meeting the fuel demands of the country through continuous technology upgradation”, shared Rameswar Teli during the celebratory function.

SM Vaidya said that the Indian Oil’s north eastern refineries are playing a crucial role in meeting the energy demands, while adopting latest technology, keeping in tune with evolving times.

Indian Oil’s Guwahati Refinery, the first Public Sector Refinery of the country and Bongaigaon Refinery have been meeting the energy needs of the north-east region of India, and the neighbouring regions.

The refining capacity of all the three refineries of Indian Oil in the north-east region shall be increased by 2030 under the Government of India’s North-East Vision.

Playing an active role in bolstering the economy of north-east of India, these refineries are supporting the local communities through development projects with inclusive growth as the guiding light.

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