Security Forces to handle fuel delivery – CPC


The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) yesterday (29) decided to hand over fuel delivery to the Tri-Forces, Police, and the SLTB, following instructions from the Government.

A senior CPC officer said, they had briefed the Security Forces with regard to this latest measure and observed that this system will be put in place from today (30).

As per this latest directive from the Government, fuel stocks will not be issued from any CPC affiliated filling station until further notice.

He added that essential services could obtain fuel from the CPC after proving their identity.

By Chamara Amarasuriya