274 Oil Tankers, Trucks reach Srinagar: Govt
Srinagar: The prevailing shortage of essential supplies particularly Petrol, Diesel, LPG and Kerosene Oil has “ended” with arrival of sufficient stocks after clearance of road stretched in Ramban where massive landslides had disrupted the movement of traffic, government said on Wednesday.
“Upto 6PM a total number of 274 Tankers and Trucks crossed Jawahar Tunnel which included 81 LPG trucks, 67 petrol loaded tankers, 91 diesel tankers, and 35 Kerosene oil tankers meanwhile more than 300 tankers are in transit and are expected to reach Kashmir valley shortly.”
Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmed Khan reviewed the availability of stocks and distribution process with Deputy Commissioners, Director FCS&CA and other senior officers in a meeting convened here today. He said that sufficient stocks have been received and further additional supply is in transit.
by INS Desk