Oil India’s second find in KG Basin
India Ltd has made its second hydrocarbon discovery in the on land KG Basin NELP VI block. The discovery in the KG-ONN-2004/1 block was made in May at well Thanelanka-1 in Andhra Pradesh.
Earlier, it discovered gas at well Dangeru-1 in Andhra Pradesh in the same block. The well Thanelanka-1 is the first high pressure - high temperature well drilled by Oil India and has encountered multiple sands in Gollapalli Formation of Late Jurassic-Early Cretaceous and one zone in Raghavapuram Formation of Intra Cretaceous. Presently, the well is under further testing.