Update: Leakage of oil from Mumbai Uran Trunk stopped
Dated : 22 January 2011 08:35:11 AM
It is observed that the leakage of oil has stopped. Coast Guard had assessed the situation of oil spill and feeling that matter is under control decided to withdraw the Regional Contingency Plan. It has been estimated that oil spill will be dispersed within 48 hours.
Surveillance and monitoring of operations will continue jointly by ONGC and Coast Guard.
Oil production has resumed from Mumbai High through ICP-Heera Uran Trunk (HUT) pipeline.
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.
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