New Delhi, June 22 (IBNS) Petroleum Minister S. Jaipal Reddy on Friday here dedicated an initiative - the 'LPG Portal' - that will host data on the last mile delivery of domestic LPG cylinders, supplied by PSU Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) to nearly 14 crore households in the country.
For decades, the OMCs have delighted consumers by reaching the convenient cooking fuel at their doorsteps. To empower LPG users through a public accountability system - Indian Oil, BPCL, HPCL - have now introduced through a web-platform, complete visibility of the LPG cylinder transactions to all citizens across the country.
The LPG Transparency portal can be accessed through the official website of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas : www.petroleum.nic.in. Access is also available through respective OMC websites, www.indane.co.in; www.ebharatgas.com and www.hindustanpetroleum.com.
Through a single click, consumers can now know their individual pattern of LPG usage, LPG booking status, LPG refill history or request for surrender of their connection, highest consumption consumers, subsidy availed etc.