Tripura, 20th June: Tripura has set an example for all the North eastern states of India by setting up an all women run IOCL outlet.
All women run petrol pump is set up in Belonia
Indian oil corporation limited has set this outlet in Belonia of South Tripura District. This is for the first time in Tripura when all the members working in IOCL outlets are women.
Inauguration was done by State level coordinator
State level Coordinator, Prasenjit Debnath was the chief guest in the inauguration ceremony of this retail outlet. All the working staff starting from customer attendant to manager are women. On the inauguration day, Mr Debnath said, ‘ This outlet will surely inspire the entire India to empower women’. He also added that the state government is always ready to support such initiatives so that women empowerment can be possible.
Other advanced facilities are also available
Even sweepers and drivers associated with this petrol pump are women. The best thing about the pump is that besides regular facilities, it also provides some extra facilities for the public. Various advanced facilities like Electric Vehicle Charging machine and Nitrogen tyre inflators are also available in this all women run platform.