DIBRUGARH, Aug 1 - Dr Deben Buragohain, General Manager of GAIL, has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the proposed North East Gas Grid. The company is a joint venture of the IOC, OIL, ONGC, OIL and NRL, and is being floated for piped natural gas connectivity to all the NE State capitals.
Dr Buragohain was earlier associated with the Gas Cracker project before he went back to his parent company, GAIL. He told this newspaper today that he received his new appointment today, and that he is likely to take charge around the Independence Day this year. He will operate from the new company�s head office at Guwahati.