HPCL’s Gas Network to Begin Construction in Jharkhand

  • Union Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, laid the foundation stone for HPCL’s Gas Network in the Godda-Dumka Geographic Area (GA) for PNG & CNG. 
  • The project spans across six districts, impacting over 14 lakh households. 
  • The investment of Rs. 1750 Crore will bring life to regions like Godda, Dumka, Poriyahat, Shikaripara, Jarmundi, Mahagama, Pathargama, Jamtara, Mihijam, Pakur, Litipara, and Sahibganj. 
  • In Deoghar, the PNG project covers three districts over 6264 sq. KM, reaching over 6 lakh households. 
  • The initiative is expected to connect 30,000 families by 2027 through a 350 km MDPE network. 
  • The projects will revolutionize the lives of residents and catalyze growth across commercial and industrial sectors. 
  • The initiatives will provide customer experience, deliver time and cost savings, and generate significant employment opportunities.
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