Petrol, diesel will be delivered at doorstep via e-commerce, says Petroleum Minister Dharmendar Pradhan

Updated On : 27 Sep , 2017 , 11:55 PM
Petrol, diesel will be delivered at doorsteps via e-commerce, said Petroleum Minister Dharmendar Pradhan. (Representative Image)
Petrol, diesel will be delivered at doorsteps via e-commerce, said Petroleum Minister Dharmendar Pradhan. (Representative Image)
New Delhi:

Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas  Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday announced that petroleum products will be delivered to people at their doors during inaugural session of the India Mobile Congress in Delhi.

“Diesel and Petrol will be delivered at your doorstep soon,” said the the Union Minister

He further added that petroleum products will reach people at their door steps via e-commerce platforms soon.

Minister for Petroleum and NAtural Gas further added that the government is working on having petrol and diesel home delivered.

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“All petroleum products will be soon available on e-commerce platforms,” said the minister.

Pradhan further said, “When I presented the idea, many people were sceptical and now it is close to become reality.”

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He added that they have received all permissions to sell petroleum products online.

We have already got permissions to do that,” Pradhan said on Wednesday. “When I presented the idea, a lot of people were sceptical, and now it is becoming a reality.”

Pradhan after the demonetisation has pitched the idea earlier this year.

First Published : Wednesday, September 27, 2017 11:21 PM

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