Adani Welspun Exploration (AWEL) has made gas discovery in the MB-OSN-2005/2 block in the Tapti-Daman Sector of the Mumbai offshore basin in India. The MB-OSN-2005/2 bloc spans
714.6km² and was awarded to the joint venture under the New Exploration Licensing Policy VII (NELP-VII) bid round. It is 100% owned and operated by Adani Welspun Exploration, a joint venture between Adani Group and construction engineering company Welspun Enterprises. Welspun Enterprises said that the current well drilling in the offshore block has confirmed the presence of considerable quantities of gas and condensate.