kohat

KOHAT, June 14: The Oil and Gas Development Company Limited held a meeting with local elders to seek their support in search of oil and gas minerals in Kohat district.

Member Provincial Assembly Mr Ziaullah Bangash chaired the meeting. A large number of local elders, political leaders, regional coordinator of OGDCL Mushafaq Paracha and several experts from Islamabad participated in the meeting.

Mr Ziaullah Bangash said there were chances of presence of minerals in the area.

The experts, who had visited the area, submitted their report and said there were more than 95% chances that the area is rich on minerals.

The local elders said that if oil and gas was found in Kohat, the area would be developed and the problem of unemployment would also be solved to a great extent.