First petro-chemical project in the North-East
On 5 February 2016 Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL) at Lepetkata, Assam.
The cost of this plant will be rupees 10,000 crore. It is the first petro-chemical project in the North-East India and it will make raw material for manufacturing plastic.
The Prime Minister also inaugurated India's highest wax producing unit using indigenous technology in Numaligarh Refinery Limited.