Union Petroleum Minister performs ground breaking ceremony of LNG Terminal at Dhamra port

The ground breaking ceremony for the Rs 6,000 crore- LNG import terminal at Dhamra port in Odisha has been performed by Union Petroleum Minister Mr Dharmendra Pradhan.

 

The 5 million tonne per annum capacity LNG terminal will cater to transport gas through a 2,539 km long network of pipeline that would be laid with an investment of Rs 13,000 crore. The proposed multi-state pipeline network would connect 13 districts of Odisha and states like Jharkhand and Uttar Pradesh.

 

The gas infrastructure project is likely to boost economic growth of Odisha.