Large quantity of oil discovered during boring in Islamabad

By: 24 News      Published: 04:52 PM, 16 Jul, 2021
Large quantity of oil discovered during boring in Islamabad

A large quantity of oil has been found during an illegal boring in Sector H 13 in Islamabad, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Friday.

The district administration took notice of the illegal activity of boring which resulted in the oil discovery and cordoned off the whole area. 

The authorities also took into possession the oil boring machine. 

It is pertinent to mention here that the administration has imposed Section 144 on boring in the federal capital. 

Islamabad Assistant Commissioner said that the Petroleum Ministry had been contacted on the oil discovery. He stated that further action would be taken in collaboration with the ministry. 

Reporter Awais Kiyani