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Mar 11, 2019
RBI says no data available on demonetised Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes used at petrol pumpsThe RBI in reply to an RTI query said it has no data on the old 500 and 1,000 rupee notes used to pay for utility bills such as fuel at petrol pumps -- payments that are anonymous and are believed to have formed a good part of the demonetised currency that returned to the banking system
Feb 20, 2019
Petroleum dealers' body asks fuel stations to close for 20 minutes to mourn Pulwama terror attack victimsCIPD secretary Ravi Shinde subsequently said that all petrol pumps in Maharashtra will remain closed from 7 to 7.30 pm and "no sell of petrol, diesel and any other fuel will be done". Petrol station lights will also remain off during the period
Nov 29, 2018
Oil PSUs to allot 65,000 petrol pumps: Why govt should focus on finding alternative to expensive fossil fuelAIPDA rightly questions the wisdom of the new pumps when the government’s avowed aim is to close all the petrol pumps by 2025 in the wake of its parallel and cognate decision to usher in alternate eco-friendly fuels completely.
Nov 28, 2018
New 55,649 petrol pumps bonanza: Angry fuel dealers to move court to challenge the government's decisionAll India Petrol Dealers Association (AIPDA) President Ajay Bansal said the government's move of 25 November appeared contrary to its own policy and the dealers would question its legal validity
Nov 08, 2018
Expert panel seeks public comments on easing norms for setting up petrol pumpsThe Oil Ministry had last month set up a five-member expert committee to recommend easing of fuel retailing licensing rules.
Oct 23, 2018
Govt looks to relax norms for setting up petrol pumps; keen on getting more private players into fuel retailingState-owned oil marketing companies - IOC, BPCL and HPCL, currently own most of 63,498 petrol pumps in the country
Mar 21, 2018
Indian Oil Corp starts doorstep delivery of diesel on a pilot basis in PuneIndian Oil Corp (IOC) has launched home-delivery of diesel on a pilot basis in Pune and plans to expand doorstep delivery of the fuel to other parts of the country in near future
Nov 29, 2017
Number of petrol pumps in India at 60,799, up 45% in 6 years; only 9% owned by privateWith 60,799 outlets dispensing petrol and diesel at the end of October, India is behind only US and China in number of petrol pumps, data available from Petroleum Planning & Analysis Cell of the Oil Ministry.
Nov 23, 2017
Manipur faces fuel shortage after oil tanker owners go on strike against government policiesManipur on Thursday faced an acute shortage of fuel following a strike by owners of oil tankers in protest against government policies.
Oct 11, 2017
Petrol pump dealers call off Friday's strike after oil companies warn of strict actionPetrol pump dealers on Wednesday called off their proposed day-long strike on Friday after state-owned oil firms warned them of strict action, including cancelling their contracts