The Government requests the holders of the National Fuel Pass not to display the QR code anywhere visible to others.
The option to delete a current profile feature is available now along with the option to register again, the Minister of Power and Energy, Kanchana Wijesekera said.
Request users of the National Fuel Pass not to display the QR code anywhere visible to others. Keep it in a secure place to make sure no one else uses it illegally.
The option to Delete a current profile feature is available now & the option to register again.
— Kanchana Wijesekera (@kanchana_wij) August 4, 2022
The law will be strictly enforced against individuals who purchase fuel using forged QR codes, the Ministry stated.
A special programme is being carried out in close collaboration with the Information Technology Agency to identify such QR codes.
According to the Ministry, there have been instances where people trying to buy fuel using fraudulent QR codes.