A total of 7,72,605 LPG cylinders have been delivered in the state the last four days, this was disclosed by Food, Civil Supplies and consumer affairs minister Mr Bharat Bhushan Ashu.
Mr. Ashu said that to ensure smooth supply of LPG Cylinders to residents/ Households in the state during the lockdown, the Punjab Government has taken steps to steamline the process in the present situation.
Out of total 7,72, 605 LPG Cylinders delivered, 4,46,787 were supplied by IOC, 1,57,523 by HPCL and 1,68,295 by BPC.
Mr. Ashu assured all the citizens of the state that the supply of LPG Cylinders will be maintained and there is no need to panic.
However, He clarified that no individual is allowed to visit any Gas agency for buying/ refilling LPG Cylinder. The citizens can only place order telephonically for delivery of LPG Cylinder at their doorstep. In case anyone is found violating the provision, then strict legal action would be taken against both the individual and the shop owner as per law.