Economy Government to launch second oil, gas field auction on August 9 Updated : July 30, 2018 02:18 PM IST The government plans to launch the auction of 60 oil and gas fields being offered in the second round of bidding for Discovered Small Field (DSF) on August 9, regulator DGH said. DSF-II was supposed to be launched around mid-June, but it was deferred. "Launch of Discovered Small Field (DSF) Bid Round-II on August 9, 2018, in New Delhi," the upstream regulator tweeted. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.