Web Desk: Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) has made a Gas & Condensate Discovery at its exploration well Hadaf X-1 (ST) located in District Sanghar, Sindh Province.

According to PPL sources, during the initial short duration tests carried out, the well flowed oil at the average rate of 160 barrels and 18.6MMSCFD of gas per day.

PPL further informed that it was the operator of block 2,56818 (Gambat South) with 65% working interest along with its joint venture partners Government Holdings Private Limited and Asia Resources Oil Limited who held 25% and 10% working interest, respectively.

This discovery is a good news for nation as it will add additional hydrocarbon reserves and also enable the energy sector to reduce the gap between supply and demand of oil and gas during the current energy crisis in the country.