April 21 : Long ques at fuel pumps will not be a forced option as the govt. considers home delivery plan of petroleum products to consumers, the oil ministry tweeted today. Only that the order should be pre-booked, it added.
Around 350 million people are known to visit fuel stations each day. Annually 25 billion rupees (USD 387.00 million) worth of transactions takes place pumps.
A daily price revision of petrol and diesel too will be introduced in five cities starting may first before launch of home-delivery plan, the ministry wrote.