Petronet LNG’s import deals under scrutiny
The Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan informed the Lok Sabha in a written reply that complaints regarding alleged irregularities in respect of long-term contracts executed by India’s Petronet LNG have been received.
Complaints have been filed in regards to Petronet LNG’s deals for the import of 7.5 mtpa with Rasgas, Qatar and 1.44 mtpa with ExxonMobil Gorgon project in Australia, according to the minister’s statement.
A committee was constituted by the Government to enquire into the alleged irregularities and findings of the Committee are under examination in consultation with Central Vigilance Commission, the statement added.
LNG World News Staff; Image: Petronet LNG