Petrol crisis emerge in Lahore

LAHORE: The petrol shortage on Wednesday hit Lahore hard, causing commuters to face hardships as almost half of the city’s fuel stations remained closed.


Hundreds of cars and motorcycles were lined outside the city’s fuel stations where petrol was available.

Cars were being sold petrol up to a limit of Rs 500 while motorcycles were being allowed to buy petrol up to Rs 100.

Almost half of the city’s petrol stations remained closed with signboards outside stating there was no fuel available.