Petroleum dealers called off their strike on September 23. Minister G.R. The agreement was reached at a meeting held by Anil with petroleum companies and traders’ associations. Accordingly, the strike was called off. The minister said that a solution can be found on all the issues raised by the traders.
The strike was announced to protest against the non-resolution of fuel shortage at Hindustan pumps. There is a fuel crisis in about 650 HP pumps in the state. The owners of Hindustan Petroleum’s terminal in Kochi complained that they were not getting enough fuel.