KARACHI:–  Pakistan Petroleum Limited, operator of Kotri Block with 100 percent working interest, has announced a gas discovery over its first exploration well Kotri X-1 located in Hyderabad, Sindh. Kotri X-1 was spud on February10, 2016 and reached the final depth of 3,892 meters on April 23, 2016. The well flowed good quality gas at an average rate of 3.4 MMscfd at flowing wellhead pressure of 608psi. Preliminary analyses of the test data suggests that it may be a tight gas discovery.–Staff Reporter