A statement has been issued by the Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) in which the company announced that it has discovered oil and gas reservoir in the district Sanghar of Sindh province.
According to the notification issued by the OGDCL, the reservoir of oil and gas was discovered in Pandhi area of Sanghar district.
“The joint venture of Bitrism Block comprising of Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) as an operator (95 per cent) and Government Holdings (Pvt) Limited (5 Percent carried) has discovered oil and gas from its exploratory well Pandhi # 01, which is located in District Sanghar, Sindh province.”
“The discovery is the result of an aggressive exploration strategy adopted by the company in pursuance of the government directives to explore and produce local oil and gas. It would add to the hydrocarbon reserves of OGDCL and the country,” the statement adds.
In May of 2019, the OGDCL had announced that the company discovered gas and condensate oil in Tando Muhammad Khan district of Sindh.