Akhoon asked the companies to accelerate the process for setting up gas agencies at block level for which all formalities, including the requisite advertisements, should be completed till January.
Appreciating the efforts of the authorities of HPCL in improving the home delivery system in the Kashmir division, the minister advised the authorities of the oil companies working in Jammu to ensure that every consumer got home delivery within shortest possible time.
The minister emphasised the need of greater coordination among all agencies concerned, like government departments and oil companies, to extend enhanced basic services like cooking gas to people. He also asked the officers to ensure that the consumers got hassle free LPG supply, besides keeping a strict vigil over black-marketing of the same.
Among others CA&PD secretary Mohammad Abbas Dar, Jammu CA&PD director Parveez Ahmad Malik, Kashmir CA&PD director Mir Mushtaq Ahmed, HPCL senior regional manager Ashwani Kumar Gupta, IOCL area manager JK Khajuria, senior sales officer, Kashmir, Haroon Hamid, representatives of BPC and senior officers of CA&PD attended the meeting.