Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, speaks to Outlook about developments in volatile West Asia, the diversification of India’s energy basket and how India has emerged as a sought-after energy market.
At OutlookSpeakOut’s ReImagining Odisha, the participants, ranging from union ministers, to intellectuals, industrialists, thought leaders and artistes, shared their vision for Odisha and what can be done to realise the aspirations.
Dharmendra Pradhan, minister for petroleum & natural gas and skill development & entrepreneurship, tells Outlook that there are jobs in the country and more employment opportunities will be generated in the future.
'If we use American technology and innovation in India's market, then it is not necessary that all components will be made in America. If American technology needs business, then they will have to come to India.'