The Litro Gas Company assured that there is no shortage of gas despite Laugfs Gas deciding to suspend imports. The Chairman of Litro Gas, Theshara Jayasinghe said that the company is in a position to meet the gas requirements of the entire country. He said that despite the Laugfs Gas, which covers 20% of consumers in the country, suspending imports, Litro Gas Lanka is capable of supplying gas to cover even those consumers as well.
The Chairman further said the public can purchase domestic gas using any type of cylinders and in any colour from Litro Gas Lanka.
He assured that the company was well stocked at present and was currently in a position to address future demands for gas cylinders as well.
Reiterating that there will not be a shortage of domestic gas in Sri Lanka, he urged the public to refrain from panicking in this regard.
The cabinet has approved to sell the newly introduced 18 liter domestic gas cylinder for 1150 rupees.
The cabinet has approved to sell the newly introduced 18 liter domestic gas cylinder for 1150 rupees. Accordingly consumers will be able to purchase an 18 liter gas cylinder with a saving of 245 rupees when compared with the earlier price. Minister Bandula Gunawardana said yesterday that local gas prices will not be increased although gas price in the world market could increase. Laugfs Gas Company supplies 20 percent of the local domestic gas consumption. Litro Gas Company said they are prepared to fill gas in to cylinders with any color. The company said they are in a position to import the necessary capacity in future. It emphasized that the public should not be afraid of any gas shortage in the market.