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More petrol sent to Ha’apai

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 30/10/2018

 From Parliament’s Deliberations this morning – The Ha’apai 13 MP – Veivosa Taka told the House that the Government has sent petrol specifically for the islands of Ha’apai this morning.

Taka thanked the PM and the Government for their assistance as the locals were facing a shortage of petrol since two weeks ago.

The issue was raised in Parliament during deliberations yesterday afternoon.

This morning the district officer of the Lulunga District – Kisione Taulani humbly requested the Government for urgent assistance and to supply petrol for the islands because with the shortage of petrol their daily operations are hindered.

He said without enough petrol they cannot cater for their basic needs. Ha’apai MP 12 Mo’ale Finau raised in Parliament yesterday that this is an emergency situation and needs urgent assistance from the Government.

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