COLOMBO (Xinhua) -- Sri Lankan Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera on Monday assured the public of adequate fuel in the country soon.
In a statement on his Twitter page, Wijesekera said that with the arrival of a diesel cargo on Sunday and three fuel vessels in the near future, adequate fuel will be made available nationwide.
He also requested the public not to queue or re-fill in the next three days until the fuel station deliveries are completed.
Sri Lanka has been facing a severe fuel shortage, triggering almost daily power cuts in the past few months. Enditem