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Indian Oil to set up Polypropylene Plant in Odisha by 2017-18

New Delhi, Dec 17: The Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) will set up its proposed Polypropylene (PP) plant in Odisha. The refinery plant will have 15 MMTPA capacity and will be commissioned at Paradip at an estimated cost of Rs.34, 162 crore during 2017-18.

Informing the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum & Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan in a written reply today said that the Plant will produce 700 thousands metric ton per annum.

The company is also planning to set up units (i) Ethylene derivative project (Ethylene Glycol), (ii) Para Xylene & PTA, and (iii) Petcoke gasification based derivative in the state.

Dharmendra targets Labour Minister Susanta Singh over violence in Bijepur

Bargarh: The BJP today accused senior BJD leader and Labour Minister Susanta Singh of unleashing violence in by-poll bound Bijepur Assembly constituen...

Padmapur SDPO Laxminarayan Panda transferred

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of February 24 by-election at Bijepur assembly constituency in Bargarh district, the Election Commission of India (ECI) today remov...

Photos of Deities inside Puri temple go viral on FB

Puri: Authorities of Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) are probing into the photo of the deities inside the sanctum sanctorum Shri Jagannath...

Matric exam to begin tomorrow in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: The annual High School Certificate-2018 (HSC) examination will begin from Friday. Over 5,90,330 students will appear for the exams which ...