Citizens still facing shortage of petrol in Lahore

The citizens in Lahore are still facing shortage of petrol as 85 percent of city’s pumping stations are closed.

The petrol shortage continued for days now, has badly impacted the lives of the citizens. The pumping stations with petrol available have long rows of vehicles of motorcycles, reported a private news channel on Monday.

The situation has led to business bonanza for people selling petrol at the agencies and they are charging the prices of their own choice.

The people said some petrol pump owners also selling petrol on price more than the designated one.

Petrol consumers have to wait for hours at stations with available petrol while in some areas, the scuffles occurred between the pump owners and consumers.