The past week has been a nightmare, what with these six hour plus power cuts. At the workplace, power is provided by a genset. It runs on diesel, so as long as it is adequately supplied, there should be no issues. And that is where the difficulty lies ! There is a huge problem procuring diesel from the fuel pumps, who refuse to sell diesel if you happen to be carrying those large jerry cans, which.
While I can understand they are being harassed by motorists who want to tank up, refusing to supply diesel is a pretty harsh move, and one that can virtually bring all activity to a shuddering halt, as almost all SMEs and even professionals use gensets that run on diesel.