“Prince Abdulaziz assured me of LPG supplies in the coming days to support our domestic requirement,” Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan posted on his Twitter account. The Minister said,
Had a video conference with HRH Prince Abdulaziz, Saudi Minister of Energy and Mr Amin Nasser, President & CEO @Saudi_Aramco. We discussed about the global oil market developments and on uninterrupted LPG supplies from Saudi Arabia to India.
— Dharmendra Pradhan (@dpradhanbjp) March 29, 2020
On Friday, two Indian refiners declared force majeure on crude purchases from the Middle East after fuel demand plummeted due to a nationwide lockdown to stem the spread of coronavirus and the companies’ tanks are full.