Illegally stored 15,000 litres petroleum products seized at Maroli

Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Mangaluru : Illegally stored 15,000 litres of petroleum products seized at Maroli on Thursday September 16. Police sources informed that it was stored without any permit in a tank of tanker lorry from Yamuna Earth Movers’ shed. In this regard, police have taken one person for inquiry. A case have been registered on owner of Yamuna Earth […]

Clarification about theft in Oil Pipeline

Monday, August 2nd, 2021
Petrolium Product

Mangaluru : This clarification is being given in response to reports in certain section of the media that “Oil belonging to MRPL is being stolen” or “Theft from MRPL pipeline”. We hereby wish to clarify that there has not been any theft of any Petroleum product from MRPL’s pipelines in recent times. MRPL sells its […]

Petroleum product stolen, one person booked at Bantwal

Saturday, July 31st, 2021
Petroleum Product

Bantwal : Rural police have booked one person on the charge of pilferage of petroleum products being pumped through Petroleum MHB Ltd.’s pipeline from Mangaluru to Bengaluru in Karnataka. Upon witnessing loss of pressure during pumping of petroleum products through the pipeline on July 11, officials of PMHB undertook a survey and zeroed in on a […]

OMPL to make first shipment of two products by January 2014: Sudhir Vasudeva

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Mangalore : MRPL Chairman Sudhir Vasudeva said that ONGC Mangalore Petrochemicals Ltd (OMPL), promoted by ONGC Ltd and MRPL, will make its first shipment of products by January 2014. Addressing the press meet held at MRPL conference Hall on September 23, Monday after the 25th annual general meeting of MRPL, he said that OMPL work […]

No oil price hike, for now Jaipal Reddy

Friday, September 7th, 2012
S Jaipal Reddy

New Delhi: Union Petroleum Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Friday put rest to all speculation on an impending hike in prices of petroleum products like petrol, diesel and LPG. “(There is) no immediate plans to hike oil prices now and cabinet will take final call on hiking fuel prices”, Reddy said on a day when […]

MRPL does grand scale business in 2011, with a fall in net profit

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Mangalore: In the second quarter(July to September) of current fiscal year(2011-12), the Mangalore Refineries and Petrochemicals Ltd has made reduced net profits on a business of Rs12,404 crores, owing to rupee devaluation, in spite of nearly Rs3000 crores more of transactions than in 2010 for the same period(Rs.9590 crores). The export trade has grown up […]

KPCC frowns upon Govt on hikes in prices

Saturday, July 2nd, 2011
hikes in prices

Mangalore: KPCC secretary and lawyer Ivan D’Souza on Friday, accuswed the BJP of finding fault with the Centre for raising basic selling prices of petroleum products like cooking gas and diesel, when he could not reduce the Value Added Tax (VAT) and extra cess imposed on these essential products in his own state as CM. […]

UPA may agree to raise petrol prices

Tuesday, March 1st, 2011
Jaipal Reddy

New Delhi: The UPA Govt. led by Congress is bent upon raising petroleum product prices again soon. The centre has rejected the demand of Oil Refining Companies to reduce taxes on various fuels. There could be a rise in prices of petroleum products from Rs1 to 4 if the talks fail between the two parties. […]

Gadkari blames Central Govt. economic policies for the price rise

Sunday, January 16th, 2011

Mangalore : Gadkari, the national president of the Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP), said that the central government’s economic policies and the administrative system are responsible for the hike in the prices of petrol and other essential commodities. He was addressing reporters at Bajpe Airport on Jan 16, Sunday. Revealing that this is the third time […]