No shortage of petroleum products: Petroleum Ministry
Petroleum Ministry says the government has not issued any orders to keep petrol pumps and CNG stations closed.
All petroleum products are available in the country as per normal routine.
In a statement issued on Friday evening, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources said that an erroneous impression is being created among people through different sections of media regarding shortage of petroleum products and suspension of gas supply to CNG stations in Punjab. Such news is misleading and contrary to the facts.
The statement said the suspension of Gas supply to CNG and textile sectors was due to the technical problems in Sawan gas Field. The maintenances work on the said field has been completed and the gas supply to all sectors according to their routine schedule is being restored.
It further said the government has not issued any orders to keep the petrol pumps and CNG stations closed as reported in the media.