Chandigarh, January 17
Continuing the oil and gas conservation since 1991, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas yesterday bagan Oil and Gas Conversation fortnight, 2008, with a function at Baba Makhan Shah Lobana Kendra, Sector 30, here.

The conservation function has been organised throughout the country to focus special attention with an objective of creating mass awareness about the importance of conservation of oil and gas, protection of environment.

Pradeep Chhabra, mayor, Municipal Corporation, UT, inaugurated the function. Chhabra said, “Limited resources should be put to maximum utilisation. These natural resources are scarce and as well as non-renewable”.

V. K. Yadav, chief regional manager, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Chandigarh, said, “A mass rally, cycle rally, drawing and painting competition, quiz competition, LPG and kerosene clinic are been held. Emphasised would be on the younger generation to cultivate the habits of judicious use of these scarce and natural resources.

Source: Tribune News Service