Kerosene is Rs 16.65 a Litre Now

Div Com Reviews Kerosene Oil Stock Position In Valley

Srinagar – To ensure availability and smooth distribution of Kerosene Oil to the consumers, Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon convened a meeting of all Additional Deputy Commissioners of the Valley and representatives of wholesale dealers of Kerosene Oil here today.

Among others, Deputy Commissioner, Srinagar, . Baseer Ahmad Khan, Joint Registrar Cooperative,  Mufti Farid, Deputy Director, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution, Deputy Secretary, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution, President Wholesale Dealers Association besides representatives of Kerosene Oil dealers including . M. R. Rather, President Kerosene Oil Retail Dealers Association . Gh. Rasool Shah attended the meeting.

Threadbare discussions were held to fix the rates of Kerosene Oil in the Srinagar Municipal limits. It was decided that 7 litres of Kerosene Oil shall be distributed against each ration card to the consumer @ Rs 16.65 per litre.

It was informed that as many as 4836 Kilo Litres of K-Oil are available with oil companies in the valley out of which 2200 K. Litres have been lifted and distributed till date.

Divisional Commissioner stressed for immediate lifting of remaining stocks of Kerosene Oil to ensure its distribution to the consumers. He also directed for constitution of special squads to monitor smooth distribution and curbing the black marketing of Kerosene Oil in the valley.  

Follow this link to join our WhatsApp group: Join Now

Be Part of Quality Journalism

Quality journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce and despite all the hardships we still do it. Our reporters and editors are working overtime in Kashmir and beyond to cover what you care about, break big stories, and expose injustices that can change lives. Today more people are reading Kashmir Observer than ever, but only a handful are paying while advertising revenues are falling fast.



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.