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ONGC Mumbai High a national treasure: Minister Hardeep Puri



Mumbai, 19 Feb: The successful completion of Mumbai High’s 50 years marks an extraordinary and glorious journey, complimented Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri on Sunday.

Puri emphasised Mumbai High’s pivotal role as a beacon for future exploration, urging ONGC to embrace cutting-edge technologies like AI and Data Analytics for sustainability and reduced environmental impact. He expressed satisfaction with ONGC’s efforts in bringing new discoveries into production, signalling a strategic path for further advancements to bolster the nation’s growth.

The Golden Jubilee Celebrations held in Mumbai also witnessed the presence of MoS, PNG and Labour and Employment, Rameswar Teli; Secretary, MoPNG, Pankaj Jain, and ONGC Chairman and CEO Arun Kumar Singh.

Encouraging ONGC to lead exploration in the sedimentary basin, Puri stressed the importance of blending experience with fresh perspectives to enhance production and rejuvenate plans. He commended the new ISPHEM facility in Goa, acknowledged as a world-class establishment ensuring safety in the E&P industry, with recognition from the Prime Minister.

ONGC commemorated the occasion by honouring past leaders and young achievers contributing to Mumbai High’s development. Additionally, a short film titled “ONGC Promise” depicted the company’s journey, past, present and future, through the perspective of a veteran ONGCian portrayed by actor Paresh Rawal.

Minister Hardeep Singh Puri stressed the significance of combining expertise with new viewpoints to boost production and rejuvenate strategies

In his welcome address, the Chairman assured intensified production plans and significant investments for exploration, expressing hope for discovering a new field akin to Mumbai High soon. The Chairman reiterated ONGC’s commitment to exhaustively explore every opportunity within Mumbai High until every last drop of oil is recovered, underscoring the company’s dedication to maximising resource utilisation.