• The meeting of the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on gas remained inconclusive and decided to maintain a status quo on the allocation of gas.
  • The EGoM, headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, has decided that no allocation of domestic gas would be made to the captive power plant and non-Urea fertiliser units.
  • The EGoM head did not take a decision on fixing the proportion of fuel supply to non-core sectors such as steel.