Paradip:Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.(IOCL) Paradip Refinery plant has been shutdown for maintenance.

“The Paradip IOCL Refinery will been remained closed for 22 days for maintainance,” said the Jagatsinghpur district collector Sangram Mohapatra. The plant will be remain shutdown from 25th July to 15th August 2020. About 700 people of nearby villages will be engaged in the maintenance work.

The district administration has clamped Section144 in the plant area

The Plant has not undergone maintainance shutdown since March 2018.