Where was the first Oil Refinery in India set up?


Question:

Where was the first Oil Refinery in India set up?

Answer:-

·       First oil refinery in India set up in Digboi of Assam state.

·       Digboi is known as the oil city of Assam where the first oil well in Asia was drilling.

·       Digboi is now Headquarter of Assam oil Division of Indian Oil Corporation Limited.

·       Mr. Goodenough of Mckillop, Stewart & co. Calcutta was the first in india to start a systematic programme of drilling for oil in November 1866.

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