Public Enterprises Selection Board recommended Ajay Kumar V, GM (OVL), ONGC for the post of Director Director (OP&D), BPRL (Bharat Petro Resource Ltd). 10 persons interviewed in the selection meeting.
BPRL is BPCL’s subsidiary company which was incorporated in October 2006, with the objective of carrying out Exploration and Production activities in oil and gas.
As of September 2014, the company has participating interests in 19 exploration blocks; in consortium with other companies. Out of its 19 blocks, 8 blocks are in India, 7 in Brazil, and 1 each in Mozambique, Indonesia, Australia and East Timor.