Oil industry sources explained that the safety checks were mandatory and this has been mentioned in the instructions provided to consumers. Similar checks are conducted before installing the LPG connections at homes. The hose is checked for leaks, the stove is also checked if it is in proper working condition, and consumers are instructed to not have curtains near the stove.
“We have asked agencies to inform consumers before sending people for checks. The delivery boys to have been told to explain the mandatory checks properly to the consumers” explained an official.