SRINAGAR: Minister for Public Works and Floriculture Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Friday directed officers for assuring quality as well as a correct measure fuel at filling stations.
He called on the officials to strictly make the stations adhere to all safety measures at the petrol pumps across the Valley.
Altaf who made surprise visits at several fuel stations in the city examined reading machine of pumps and asked the officials to ensure that there are no irregularities in installing fire fighting equipments.
He asked the officers to go for a surprise inspection of petrol pumps both established by the oil companies as well as those depots selling fuel on the permission issued by the district administration.
“Where ever you find that adulterated fuel is being sold to people or there is sale of less quantity of fuel, seal those pump stations immediately,” Bukhari instructed the officers present on this occasion.
Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr. Farooq Ahmad Lone, Assistant Commissioner Revenue and other senior officers were accompanying the Minister.