The Ministry of Energy has declared the news about shortage of petrol and diesel as baseless and contrary to facts.
On Tuesday, the statement of the spokesperson of the Ministry of Energy has come out, in which he has called the news about the shortage of petrol and diesel as baseless and contrary to facts.
In his statement, the spokesperson of the Ministry of Energy said that till November 7, the stock of petrol in the country is enough for 21 days, which is 550 thousand metric tons.
He said that similarly, the diesel stock in the country is enough for 15 days, which is 438 thousand metric tons.
He said that the stock of petrol and diesel in the country is enough to meet the current requirement.
According to the spokesman, PSO’s diesel plan for November 2022 is 22,000 metric tons, with the first cargo ship expected to arrive in Karachi on November 12.
He further said that cargo ships of other oil companies will also reach Karachi soon.
It should be noted that yesterday the Oil Companies Advisory Council had warned about the shortage in the country due to insufficient imports of petrol products in the coming days.