It has been emphasized that the Ministry of Petroleum Industries has not presented the Cabinet paper for the purchase of 20,000 tons of petrol.
A committee of review appointed by Cabinet is making decisions pertaining to the purchase of fuel. This stock of petrol has been purchased on a decision made by this committee. The Ministry of Petroleum Industry has said that the Cabinet papers presented by the Ministry during March and April were not connected to petrol purchases. The Ministry said that they pertained to the purchase of diesel.