GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 2140
ANSWERED ON FEBRUARY 11, 2014
Overcharging of Subsidy by Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs)
2140. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR:
Will the Minister of PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS be pleased to state;
(a) whether certain Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) have been found to be involved in overcharging subsidy from Government;
(b) if so, the details thereof and the losses sustained to public exchequer on this account in the last three years;
(c) whether Government has conducted any investigations into this issue; and
(d) if so, the details thereof and action taken against the guilty OMCs?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF PETROLEUM AND NATURAL GAS
(SMT. PANABAAKA LAKSHMI)
(a) & (b): No, Sir.
(c) & (d): Does not arise.