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The present book "IN QUEST OF BLACK GOLD" depicts the story of an Indian Oil Man, i.e. myself, who joined the Indian oil quest for oil during its inception years of 1961, being employed with ONGC and wandered throughout the country for the exploration of oil & natural Gas. I had the opportunity to drill exploratory wells In Ankleshwar ( Gujarat ) Project, wherein one of the best quality crude was struck, encouraging ONGC to drill wildcat and exploratory wells to deeper depths in and around the Ankleshwar oil bearing structure. I had drilled wells in most of the parts of Gujarat State, which includes Bharuch, Rajpipla, Kosamba, Olpad, Jambusar, Atali around Ankleshwar and Mehsana, Bechraji, Kadi, Kalol, Balol etc. around Mehsana. I had also been a part of team for exploring oil & gas in Jaisalmer ( Thar Desert ), where traces of oil & gas were found and presently the structure has been developed by CAIRN Energy to produce crude oil in commercial quantities. I also drilled exploratoryRead More