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Fuel crisis continues in Sri Lanka, now petrol-diesel will be available from token number, help of police and army will be taken

Sri Lankan Minister Wijesekera stated that public transport, energy era and industries can be given precedence till the following cargo, so restricted shares of diesel and petrol can be distributed at gas stations for the following few days.

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Petrol and diesel disaster continues in Sri Lanka. The nation’s Power Minister Kanchana Wijesekera on Sunday stated that with restricted inventory of gas accessible within the nation, gas stations throughout the nation will difficulty oil to shoppers by way of tokens from Monday and sought the assistance of the military and police for this.

Talking to reporters in Colombo, Power Minister Wijesekera stated that the general public can be given token numbers to fill petrol and diesel, because the gas is obtainable solely in restricted portions, Xinhua information company reported. Wijesekera requested the general public to register their cell numbers on the nearest filling stations in order that they are often knowledgeable.

A day earlier, the Power Minister had introduced that the nation wouldn’t get the consignment of petrol, diesel and crude oil scheduled for this week and subsequent week. The minister stated the suppliers have knowledgeable state-owned gas importer and distributor Ceylon Petroleum Company (CPC) that they won’t make scheduled deliveries as a result of banking and logistical causes.

Minister Wijesekera stated that precedence shall be given to public transport, energy era and industries until the following consignment arrives, therefore restricted inventory of diesel and petrol shall be distributed at gas stations for the following few days.


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