SAPM asks OGRA to take decisions independently


Special Assistant to the PM on Petroleum, Tabish Gauhar has stressed that Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) should work independently in accordance with its mandate and take decisions on its own.

Tabish Gauhar said this on Thursday during his visit to OGRA head office where he met the chairman, authority members and senior management.

Tabish while speaking to the senior management, emphasised the collaboration of a policymaker and the regulator for the implementation of the fair and transparent regulatory framework, which will not only facilitate the regulatees but also bring in efficiency, productivity and competitiveness within the oil and gas sector.

The SAPM categorically pointed out that a regulator should work according to its mandate and take decisions independently.

Chairman OGRA Masroor Khan assured SAPM that OGRA will operate within its laid down regulatory framework with most efficiency and transparency.—TLTP