Punjab Petroleum Traders Association Strike Starts Today


News Desk, Amar Ujala, Ludhiana (Punjab)

Published by: Punjab Office
Updated Sun, Nov 7, 2021 10:03 AM M. IST

Summary

The partial strike of the gasoline pumps in Punjab will start from today. There will be no fuel available at any gas station after 7pm. After 5 a.m., people can refill gasoline and diesel in their vehicles. The strike will continue until November 21. There will be a full strike on November 22.

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If you have a vehicle, arrange fuel for the day, because you will not get gasoline or diesel after 7pm in Punjab. The reason is the strike by the Punjab Petroleum Traders Association.

This strike will start from today, that is, on Sunday. Gasoline and diesel will be available throughout Punjab only from 5 AM to 4 PM. M. A 7 p. M. After this, no matter how much emergency there is, no one will get oil. The association’s strike will continue until November 21.

All gasoline pumps in Punjab will be closed for the entire day on November 22. If the government still does not accept the gasoline owners’ demands, the pump owners can go on strike indefinitely after November 22.

Punjab petrol pump owners have long been demanding that the Center and the Punjab government cut oil prices. The second biggest demand was for his commission to be increased. Oil prices are rising continuously, but the government does not increase its commission.

On October 24, the association had announced a partial strike by holding a press conference in Ludhiana on these two issues. Despite this announcement, the government has not held talks with the association. The partial strike has started as of November 7.

The central government has cut gasoline by Rs 5 and diesel by Rs 10 on Diwali. The Punjab government has not reduced VAT so far. Because of this, Punjab petrol pump owners have suffered the most.

Carriers and ordinary people are turning to Chandigarh because of the lower oil price at Rs 10 in Himachal, Chandigarh compared to Punjab. Because of this, about 25 percent of the sales of gasoline pump owners in Punjab have fallen, while there is silence at the gas stations adjacent to the border.

Expansion

If you have a vehicle, arrange fuel for the day, because you will not get gasoline or diesel after 7pm in Punjab. The reason is the strike by the Punjab Petroleum Traders Association.

This strike will start from today, that is, on Sunday. Gasoline and diesel will be available throughout Punjab only from 5 AM to 4 PM. M. A 7 p. M. After this, no matter how much emergency there is, no one will get oil. The association’s strike will continue until November 21.

All gasoline pumps in Punjab will be closed for the entire day on November 22. If the government still does not accept the gasoline owners’ demands, the pump owners can go on strike indefinitely after November 22.

Punjab petrol pump owners have long been demanding that the Center and the Punjab government cut oil prices. The second biggest demand was for his commission to be increased. Oil prices are rising continuously, but the government does not increase its commission.

On October 24, the association had announced a partial strike by holding a press conference in Ludhiana on these two issues. Despite this announcement, the government has not held talks with the association. The partial strike has started as of November 7.

The central government has cut gasoline by Rs 5 and diesel by Rs 10 on Diwali. The Punjab government has not reduced VAT so far. Because of this, Punjab petrol pump owners have suffered the most.

Carriers and ordinary people are turning to Chandigarh because of the lower oil price at Rs 10 in Himachal, Chandigarh compared to Punjab. Because of this, about 25 percent of the sales of gasoline pump owners in Punjab have fallen, while there is silence at the gas stations adjacent to the border.


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