HC directs state govt to explain scarcity of cooking gas

IMPHAL | Nov 10: The High Court of Manipur has today directed the state government, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) and gas agencies of the state to submit a report within six week for the hearing after a PIL case was filed against them by one Prasanta Oinam. The petitioner’s counsel submitted before the division […]

LPG situation healthier ahead of Chakkouba

Imphal, October 19 2017: LPG distributors of the State have been able to increase the supply of refill cylinders to the consumers owing to the aggressive effort by the State’s Consumers Affairs Food and Public Distribution (CAF and PD) Department and the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) to reduce the shortage of cooking gas in light […]

LPG diversion punishable with Rs 50,000 fine

Imphal, October 17 2017: As per rules, not a single subsidised domestic LPG refilled can be diverted. If any subsidised LPG refill is found diverted, IOC may slap a fine of Rs 50,000 against the particular distributor in accordance with the market discipline guideline . Sources informed that there are 84 LPG distributors in the […]

Maximum refills to Aadhar-less consumers

Imphal, October 13 2017: Out of the five LPG distributors located within Thoubal district, Yairipok Gas has issued maximum refills to consumers who do not enjoy subsidy as they are yet to submit their Aadhar numbers . The five LPG distributors located within Thoubal district are Athokpam Indane Service, Heirok Indane Gramin Vitrak, Manipur Thoubal […]

IOC set to requisition more bulk TTs

Imphal, October 07 2017: In a significant step towards ensuring adequate numbers of LPG refills to consumers of the State, the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) has decided to increase the number of bulk LPG Tanker Trucks (TTs) engaged in ferrying LPG to the State . One major factor for the acute shortage of LPG refills […]

Refills to Aadhar-less consumers : KK tops the list

Imphal, October 06 2017: Of the 15 LPG distributors located in Imphal West district excluding those supplying refills to police and military forces, KK Gas has issued the maximum number of LPG refills of 14.2 Kg capacity to Aadhar-less consumers who do not enjoy subsidy . Canchi Indane Service is another distributor which has issued […]

Not entitled but getting healthy supply of 14.2 Kg refilled LPG

Imphal, October 05 2017: There are many LPG distributors in the valley, under the Indian Oil Corporation, who are reportedly supplying abnormal number of 14.2 kg domestic gas cylinders to consumers who are unable or are not entitled to the subsidy provided by the Government. Out of the 11 LPG distributors present in Imphal East […]

Govt to identify point of LPG diversion

Imphal, October 01 2017: The State Government is determined to identify the sources or distributors from which LPG refills are diverted to black markets . DGP LM Khaute informed The Sangai Express that police officers have been instructed to identify the sources of LPG refills seized from black markets . Significantly 686 LPG cylinders were […]