Government said it was closely monitoring the political developments as well as the evolving situation in strife-torn South Sudan where the Indian mission was taking all steps to facilitate relocation of the Indian citizens.
An oil spill was reported at Mumbai-Uran Trunk oil pipeline near Mumbai following a rupture in ONGC`s main pipeline that carries crude from the offshore Mumbai High fields to land.
The fire started from a part of the Group Gathering Stations number 3 of ONGC`s Assam Asset at Geleki in Sibsagar around midnight.
State-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) on Sunday launched its first ultra-deep sea oil exploration in the Kerala-Konkan basin with spudding operation being started at the site.
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