Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Feb. 6, 2012
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, Nov. 4, 2011
Newsclick Production, 11-July-2011
Former principal advisor (energy) to the Planning Commission, Surya Sethi comments on the recent CAG draft report on the Production Sharing Contract between the government and Reliance Industries Limited for exploration of gas in the Krishna Godavari Basin.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, July 07, 2011
As we discussed in our KG Basin Gas scam first part, there are various dimensions to the scam. In this part, we will focus on two issues – one, the impact of share of revenue due to inflating of capital costs; two, specific item of the increase to indicate how the books have been cooked to benefit Reliance.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, June 24, 2011
The KG Basin Gas scam is yet another in the series of scams the Indian Goverment is implicated in. As a follow up of last week's article drawing broad issues of this scam, this article deals with CAG's draft report and PSC between the Government and Reliance.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, June 16, 2011
The CAG Draft Report on the audit of the Production Sharing Contracts for the on-shore and off-shore oil and gas blocks is now widely being circulated in the media, showing once again the unholy nexus between the UPA and big capital in the country.
Prabir Purkayastha, Newsclick, December 9, 2010