May 28, 2022

1200 fuel hoarders nabbed through App!  

Power and Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekara said that those protesting on the streets demanding for fuel and obstructing traffic movement have been found to be those not waiting in queues for fuel.

The minister said this during the media briefing held today (28).

He also said that the police had identified more than 1,200 people through the newly introduced mobile application, who had gone to petrol stations several times yesterday (27) with the intention of hoarding fuel.