Petrol pumps on strike

Talk about your own home grown energy crisis!

Owners of petrol pumps have announced they will stage a strike for an indefinite period starting Friday in protest against reduction in their commission on sale of petrol.

Fill up people! You never know how long this may last!

Source:The News

9 Comments so far

  1. Mobi (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 1:06 pm

    yes…i saw a banner on petrol pump….regarding this…
    actually commission reduce kiya ja raha hai petrol pumps kay thats why…strike ki call ki ja rahi hai…

  2. mansoor (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 1:09 pm

    commision unka kam, nuqsaan humara zyada! :S

  3. IUnknown (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 1:30 pm

    i dont know how much profit they want!!

    WE all have to BEAR the consequences of govt. not taking care of such things.

    OGRA memebers shud be hanged to death now

  4. HITMAN (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 2:11 pm

    There commission rate has been reduced to 2% from 5%.

  5. hira khan (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 2:29 pm

    why is the government doing all this…tax ko kam kerna chahia…

  6. MB (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 2:29 pm


    You want the OGRA members to have a safe passage?

    Why hang them idiot. Send them to a local jail or hospital or similar place so that they enjoy the luxury of torture like whole nation does.

  7. d0ct0r (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 3:24 pm

    government have reduced dealer’s commission and increased petroleum development levy (tax) and no benefit is passed on to poor consumer…

  8. d0ct0r (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 3:52 pm

    OGRA have been milk consumers for so many years , now OGRA should be asked to subsidies petrol from its own pocket for few years..

  9. IUnknown (unregistered) on August 30th, 2007 @ 5:52 pm

    @MB: sorry for me being so “leeenient”

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