Gas cylinder crisis in Taiz [Archives:2005/812/Local News]

January 31 2005

People in Taiz are suffering a bitter crisis in finding domestic gas cylinders, after the price for the gas refilling went up YR 500 per cylinder, to YR 1000 during the Eid days.

General Secretary of the Local Council and Taiz Governorate Deputy, Muhammed al-Haj, had stated that the Ministry of Petroleum had decreased Taiz's share of gas from 12 to 7 trailers.