It could also have an impact on the prices of essential commodities transported from other States.Hence, the Centre should consider reducing the prices, he said.
The State-level meeting of the lorry owners’ association would be held in Namakkal on July 13. One of the subjects to be discussed at the meeting would be the hike in petroleum prices.Mr. Kaliaperumal appealed to the lorry transport services related sectors such as lorry booking agents, goods transport association and daily parcel service association to support the increase in charges by the lorry owners’ association.
He also said the Kerala Government should take measures to avoid delay at the Walayar check-post.