Petroleum Ministry to strengthen LPG supply chain
In this endeavour, strengthening supply chain of LPG distribution is one of the key initiatives of the Ministry.
In this direction, after an elaborate and comprehensive review of the existing distributorship selection policies, a new set of guidelines have been finalised with the objective of strengthening LPG supply chain with focus on rural areas and creating job opportunities through supply chain system.
Union Minister of State (I/C) Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan has unveiled the guidelines. The guidelines states that their will be four broad types of distributorships with varying refill ceiling limits- Sheheri, Rurban, Gramin and Durgam Vitrak. Eligibility norms for age, education, fund requirement and ownership of land for godown and showroom have been relaxed.