Government emphasizes that no changes will be effected to the fuel price structure. Minister Susil Premajayanth gave this assurance joining an inspection tour of the Oil Storage Complex at Muthurajawela.
The Minister revealed that construction work on the Muthurajawela Oil Storage Complex will culminate in August. Imported crude oil will be directly pumped to Muthurajawela from the sea through an underground pipe.
Minister Premajayanth said that discussions had not been held with regard to oil price fluctuations. He said the government expects that the prices would continue to prevail at the same level.