This official website of the "Petroleum Planning & Analysis Cell, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India” has been developed to provide information to the general public. Objectives: To ensure effective administration of the subsidy schemes notified by the Government. To monitor and analyse trends in prices of crude oil, petroleum products and natural gas and their impact on the oil companies and consumers, and prepare appropriate technical inputs for policy making. To monitor developments in the domestic market and analyse options for policy changes in pricing, transportation distribution of petroleum products. To collect, compile and disseminate data on the domestic oil and gas sector in a continuous manner and maintain the data bank. To ensure quality of data in terms of prescribed parameters such as accuracy, completeness and timeliness. To prepare periodic reports on various aspects of oil and gas sector.