Green Rice

4 cups water — PLUS 2 tablespoons water1 cup basmati rice1 cup fresh cilantro2 green chillies — seeded and coarsely chopped1 1/2 teaspoons olive oil1 cup finely chopped onion1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper1/4 cup chopped green onions1 garlic clove — minced1/2 teaspoon salt Combine 2 cups water and rice; let stand for 30 minutes….