According to a contract, corporations are allowed to get better all prices incurred earlier than splitting revenue in a predetermined ratio with the federal government. If a sure portion of value is disallowed, it will end result in larger income and a resultant larger share to the federal government. Vedanta had challenged such a requirement earlier than an arbitration tribunal.
The authorities has sought further revenue petroleum (or its share from the oil and fuel fields) after it reallocated sure prices between the fields in the block and disallowed a portion of the fee incurred on laying a pipeline to move oil produced from the Rajasthan block.
It, nonetheless, didn’t give particulars of the arbitration award. “The company is in the process of reviewing the award in detail and evaluating its financial impact,” it mentioned.
It shouldn’t be identified if the federal government will abide by the arbitration award. It has beforehand challenged all arbitration awards it has misplaced.