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IOCL celebrating 56 glorious years of Indane with 13.83 crore customers

On the completion of 56 glorious years in lighting kitchen flame, Petroleum Minister lauded the humongous efforts of Indian Oil in serving more than 13.83 crore happy customers since 1965
Indane: Celebrating 56 glorious years in lighting kitchen flame of 13.83 crore happy customers
Indane: Celebrating 56 glorious years in lighting kitchen flame of 13.83 crore happy customers

New Delhi: Indian Oil's superbrand Indane has completed 56 years of operation. Indian Oil on Friday organised an event to celebrate the occasion here in the national capital. Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri congratulated the corporation's superbrand Indane and IOCL on the feat. Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Rameswar Teli along with MoP&NG's Secretary Tarun Kapoor (IAS), Joint Secretary (Marketing) Navneet Mohan Kothari, Indian Oil's Chairman SM Vaidya along with other CMDs of oil and gas PSUs were also present on the occasion.

At a glittering ceremony organised on the sidelines of the CERA week, Indian Energy Forum, Puri lauded the humongous efforts of Indian Oil in serving more than 13.83 crore happy customers since 1965. Teli also congratulated team Indian Oil for being one of the most trusted brands of India.

Speaking on the occasion, Vaidya thanked the Petroleum Minister and all other luminaries of the oil industry present on the occasion for joining the celebrations. "I'm extremely pleased and delighted to share that today marks the 56th Birthday of our iconic brand 'Indane', that was launched on this day in Kolkata in the year 1965. And what a phenomenal journey it has been for this superbrand over the years! It has revolutionized the Indian kitchens and is ruling every heart in every part of the country, even as it continues to reinvent itself," said Chairman.

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He further reiterated that when the entire country was grappling with the ravaging pandemic, Team LPG of IndianOil emerged as a beacon of hope during these trying times. 

From its humble beginnings in Kolkata in 1965, the Indane distribution network delivers 2.7 million cylinders every day to the 13.83 crore customers served by more than 12760 Indane distributors. Indane's sales network is backed by 47 Indane Area Offices and 94 Bottling Plants.

Indane's omnipresence is what differentiates it from other cooking gas brands. Indane serves every nook and corner of the country, available even the remotest parts. IndianOil operates the world's highest LPG bottling plant – situated 3,500 metres above sea level –at Leh. Indane has proved to be a boon for especially the ladies working in the kitchens, taking the country from chullahs to LPG stoves, resulting in major health benefits from a clean and smoke-free kitchen.

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