BNK Petroleum Inc. operations update

                     BNK Petroleum Inc. operations update  PR Newswire  CAMARILLO, CA, April 7, 2014  CAMARILLO, CA, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company" or "BNK") (TSX: BKX) is providing an update on its Polish shale gas project as well as its Tishomingo Field, Caney oil shale operations in Oklahoma.  Poland  The fracture stimulation design for the  first portion of the Gapowo B-1  well  has been  finalized, subcontractors  have been  selected and  construction  of  surface equipment and  water storage  facilities are  complete. The  fracture  stimulation equipment is currently being  positioned while the Company  awaits  final approval of the completion portion of Plan Ruchu. The Company is hoping to receive the approved Plan Ruchu the week of April 14^th, so that operations can commence.  Oklahoma update  The Company  has successfully  fracture stimulated  the remaining  15% of  the  lateral section from the Barnes 7-2H well that was not previously stimulated. The well  is  flowing back  and  is  currently being  tested.  Early  results  indicate that  the Company  has successfully  reduced the  cost of  the  Caney  fracture  stimulations  while  maintaining  similar  production  results.  The  Company currently anticipates fracture stimulating the Leila 31-2H well in mid April.  The services and plans for drilling the next Caney wells have been finalized. Site preparation for  two Caney  locations are  nearly finalized  and work  is  expected to commence on a third location in the coming weeks. The Company  is  currently negotiating  with  a  number  of  rig  contractors  and  anticipates  starting its next drilling phase in May.  About BNK Petroleum Inc. BNK Petroleum Inc. is an international oil and gas exploration and  production  company focused on finding and exploiting large, predominately  unconventional  oil and gas resource plays.  Through various affiliates and subsidiaries,  the  Company owns and operates shale oil and gas properties and concessions in  the  United States, Poland  and Spain.  Additionally the Company  is utilizing  its  technical  and  operational  expertise  to  identify  and  acquire  additional  unconventional projects. The Company's shares are traded on the Toronto  Stock  Exchange under the stock symbol BKX.  Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Information  Certain statements contained in this news release constitute  "forward-looking  information" as  such term  is used  in applicable  Canadian securities  laws,  including statements regarding  Caney wells and  Gapowo B-1 well  development,  including plans, anticipated results  and timing. Forward-looking  information  is  based  on  plans  and  estimates  of  management  and  interpretations  of  exploration information  by the  Company's exploration  team at  the date  the  information is provided and is subject  to several factors and assumptions  of  management,  including  that  indications  of  early  results  are  reasonably  accurate predictors  of  the  prospectiveness of  the  shale  intervals,  that  anticipated results and estimated costs  will be consistent with  managements'  expectations, that new  stimulation techniques  will be  successful, that  the  Company's geological analyses are accurate, that required regulatory approvals will be  available  when  required,  that  no  unforeseen  delays,  unexpected  geological or other effects, equipment failures, permitting delays or labor or contract disputes or shortages are encountered, that the development plans  of  the Company and its co-venturers will not change, that the demand for oil  and  gas will be sustained,  that the Company  will continue to  be able to  access  sufficient  capital  through  financings,  farm-ins  or  other   participation  arrangements to maintain its projects and carry out its plans, and that global economic conditions  will not  deteriorate in  a manner  that has  an  adverse  impact on the Company's business, its ability to advance its business strategy and the industry  as a  whole. Forward-looking  information is  subject to  a  variety of risks and uncertainties and  other factors that could cause  plans,  estimates and actual results to vary  materially from those projected in  such  forward-looking information.  Factors that  could cause  the  forward-looking  information in this news  release to change or  to be inaccurate include,  but  are not limited to, the risk that any of the assumptions on which such forward looking information  is based  vary or  prove to  be invalid,  including  that  anticipated  results  and  estimated  costs   will  not  be  consistent   with  managements'  expectations,   new   completion  techniques   proving   to   be  unsuccessful, the Company's geological analyses proving to be inaccurate,  the  Company or its subsidiaries is not able  for any reason to obtain and  provide  the information  necessary  to  secure required  approvals  or  that  required  regulatory  approvals  are  otherwise   not  available  when  required,   that  unexpected  geological  results  are  encountered,  that  equipment  failures,  permitting delays or labor or contract disputes or shortages are  encountered,  that completion techniques require further optimization, that production rates do not match the Company's assumptions,  that very low or no production  rates  are achieved, that  the Company  is unable  to access  required capital,  that  occurrences such as those that are assumed  will not occur, do in fact  occur,  and those  conditions  that are  assumed  will  continue or  improve,  do  not  continue or  improve, and  the  other risks  and uncertainties  applicable  to  exploration and development activities and the Company's business as set forth in the Company's management discussion and analysis and its annual information form, both of which are available  for viewing under the Company's profile  at  www.sedar.com, any of which could result in delays, cessation in planned  work  or loss of one or more concessions  and have an adverse effect on the  Company  and its financial condition.  The Company undertakes  no obligation to  update  these forward-looking statements, other than as required by applicable law.  SOURCE BNK Petroleum Inc.  Contact:  Wolf E. Regener +1 (805) 484-3613 Email:investorrelations@bnkpetroleum.com Website:www.bnkpetroleum.com