| GEO Business|
| Patrol, diesel shortage in various parts of country|
| Updated at: 1803 PST, Tuesday, August 18, 2009|
LAHORE: There are reports regarding shortage of patrol and diesel in various parts of the country, particularly in Punjab and many petrol pumps have run short of fuel.
Talking to Geo News, Chairman of Petroleum Dealers Association Abdul Sami Khan said fuel stations are being delivered 60 to 70 percent fuel less than the demand in cities including Mianwali, Sargoda and Multan, while Gilgit is also facing the similar problem.
According to the dealers, petroleum products are available in black market in some places including Mianwli.
Meantime Oil Marketing Companies assert there is no discontinuation in the supply.