As per a leading dailies report, while the demand for auto fuel during the current lockdown has seen remarkable decline, Repos Energy providing doorstep delivery of diesel has stood apart.
"The customer base has increased by 15% since the lockdown began. Earlier, the sectors ordering fuel were industries, malls, hotels and now it has shifted to hospitals, residential societies and utility stores and government institutions," Aditi Bhosale Walunj, co-founder at Repos Energy is quoted as telling a business daily.
The start-up has expanded to as many as 90 cities and in tie up with petrol pumps is delivering fuel at customers ' doorstep using fuel delivery vehicle equipped with a mobile dispenser. "The daily requirement of the hospitals range anywhere between 500 litres and 2,000 litres depending on the consumption and requirement. We are reaching out to over a dozen major hospitals in Pune including the National Information Centre, Sahyadri, Jehangir, Aditya Birla hospital, among them," Bhosale said.