Mangaluru, Aug 02, 2021: This clarification is being given by the General Manager (Corporate Communication), in response to reports in certain sections of the media that “Oil belonging to MRPL is being stolen” or “Theft from MRPL pipeline”. It is clarified that there has not been any theft of any Petroleum product from MRPL’s pipelines in recent times.
MRPL sells its Petroleum products to various oil marketing companies and sometimes these products are transported by other entities who do the business of transporting these products from suppliers like MRPL or any other party and supply to the buyers intended destination through pipelines. MRPL doesn’t own any intradistrict pipeline for supplying it’s petroleum products.
It is requested that MRPL’s name need not be mentioned without verifying to avoid spreading misinformation and causing unnecessary confusion among the general public.