Sting Newz Service :At least 54,000 petrol pumps across India will remain closed for 24 hours on October 13. The strike by petrol pump dealers has been called over various demands.
However, All India Petroleum Dealers Association President Ajay Bansal told ANI that they will go on indefinite strike from October 27.
“If we don’t get appropriate response from oil companies, then we will go on indefinite strike from October 27,” he said.
Bansal added that their demands include dealer margins and commissions, solving discrepancies in supply and that petroleum product be included under Goods and Services Tax(GST).
Earlier, the petrol and diesel dealers strike against daily revision of petrol and diesel prices scheduled on June 16 was deferred. (Courtesy: www.outlookindia.com)