Chairman PPDA whereas holding a press convention at Karachi Press Membership stated, “The affiliation will observe indefinite strike by suspending the provision from its petrol pumps from November 25, 2021.”
However, spokesperson for the Ministry of Petroleum stated all of the petrol pumps of Pakistan State Oil (PSO) Shell, TOTAL and different firms throughout the nation will stay open.
Majority of the petrol pumps in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Azad Kashmir and different cities are closed whereas some are open and witnessing lengthy queues of the autos for refueling.
The spokesperson stated that the Petroleum Division of the Ministry of Power despatched the case to ECC to extend the margins of petrol pump sellers and the ministry is engaged on it.
PSO spokesperson stated that their petrol pumps throughout the nation will stay open and steady provide of gasoline on the petrol pumps is being ensured. “The PSO is at all times able to serve the individuals,” he added.