Mari Petroleum Company Limited, a company managed by the Fauji Foundation Group, has discovered oil in Punjab, Radio Pakistan reported.
According to the spokesperson for the petroleum division, the oil was discovered from a well in Gujar Khan in Rawalpindi district.
The discovery was made at Dharian-l in Ghauri block, he said. Dharian-1 is expected to provide 374 barrels of oil per day.
It is the second major discovery by the Mari Petroleum Company Limited in Punjab.