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CM – Iran wanted India’s engagement at a later date, says MEA in the Farzad-B project India News, Firstpost

ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the foreign investment arm of the state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), discovered the gas field in the Farsi offshore exploration block in 2008

ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the foreign investment arm of the state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), discovered the gas field in the Farsi offshore exploration block in 2008

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New Delhi: Days after the loss of the ONGC-discovered Farzad-B gas field in the Persian Gulf, India said Thursday that Iran would join the project at a later date.

A Foreign Ministry spokesman Arindam Bagchi said the Indian consortium concerned is in contact with the Iranian authorities on the matter.

« Last July Iran decided to develop the Farzad B gas field itself and wanted India at a later date appropriately, « he said.

 » The Indian consortium’s involvement is ongoing and we are in contact with them. The latest development is of course part of Iran’s own efforts to develop the gas field and our consortium is in Contact with the Iranian authorities, « he said.

The Iranian Oil Ministry’s official intelligence service, Shana, reported three days ago that the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) had dealt with Petropars on May 17th Group signed a contract to develop the Farzad B gas field in the Persian Gulf for USD 1.78 billion.

ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL), the foreign investment arm of the state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) Discovered the gas field in the Farsi offshore exploration block in 2008.

OVL and its partners had offered to invest up to $ 11 billion to develop the discovery that would later be called Farzad-B.

When asked Regarding the escalating situation in Gaza, Bagchi said that India is following the developments closely.

He also referred to a detailed statement by the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations TS Tirumurti on May 16.

« We also assume that it is that we will make a statement on this issue at the UN General Assembly in the next day or two when the issue comes up again, « said Bagchi.

On a question about China threatening Bangladesh, Quad not to join, he replied, had no comment to offer and referred to Dhaka’s response.

However, he did mention the remarks made by Foreign Minister Harsh Vardhan Shringla on March 12th after a virtual quad leaders’ summit that the issue of expanding the grouping during the deliberations was not

Asked about comments from the Singapore High Commissioner on Wednesday that his country reserves the right to pass a domestic law on fake news about the head of Delhi

Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his comments on Bagchi told a new strain of COVID-19 in this country that it had nothing to add to what has already been publicly announced.

« I don’t think I can add anything to what has already been publicly announced « he said.

Kejriwal’s allegation on Tuesday about a new COVID-19 strain discovered in Singapore sparked a diplomatic battle with the Southeast Asian on Wednesday n country where the Indian envoy was called in and given his strong objections to the « unsubstantiated allegations ».

Following the response from the Singapore Foreign Ministry, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said the Delhi Prime Minister did not speak for India or the Both countries are solid partners in fighting the pandemic.

For his part, Bagchi said on Wednesday that Indian High Commissioner P Kumaran had made it clear to the Singapore government that the Prime Minister of Delhi was not authorized to comment on COVID-19 variants take.

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