With a steep rise in gas costs in Meghalaya, the state authorities is planning to hunt the Centre’s assist in coping with the difficulty.
Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong on Thursday stated that his authorities must go for some deliberation and dialogue with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman concerning the hike in petrol and diesel costs within the state.
The worth of petrol in Shillong reached Rs 100.07 per litre on Thursday. “I feel we additionally want to debate even with the union finance Minister and that we have now to take it up together with her and never solely her even with the prime minister of India.”
Deputy Chief minister Prestone Tynsong stated the worth rise is going on not solely in Meghalaya however in all the nation and the world over on account of ongoing struggle between Russia and Ukraine.
“Proper now whenever you discuss hike in diesel and petrol worth, it’s not solely in Meghalaya, it occurs all through in India and all through the world simply due to this struggle between Russia and Ukraine,” he stated, including that the state authorities will wait and see the best way to come out of this drawback. “….. for this situation, allow us to wait allow us to see the best way to come out of this drawback,” he stated.