Pune, November 16, 2016: Shell India today announced the re-opening of its fuel station in the Talegaon area of Pune city. The latest development takes Shell’s total operational fuel stations in India to 84. With the opening of the Talegaon station, Shell now has 11 fuel stations in Maharashtra. Shell is currently present across the six key states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh & Assam and prides itself in offering international quality fuels, exact quantity and friendly customer service at each of its outlets.

Commenting on the reopening, Mr. Ravi Sundararajan, General Manager, Shell Retail India said, “We are delighted to reconvene our services at Talegaon and strengthen our footprint in Maharashtra in line with our growth strategy for India. With the diesel price deregulation last year, our fuels are now available at market price across all outlets.

Shell is proud of its tradition of providing employment opportunities to the local community, most of the employees at the Talegaon fuel station have been hired locally. We also promote diversity at work place by creating favourable conditions not only for women but also for differently-abled persons to work at the outlets”, he added.

The Shell outlet is located at the Talegaon area on the Pune – Mumbai Expressway. Talegaon is not just a city exit but also a commuter transit site. Locals from the area along with transient public and long distance travellers can now take full advantage of Shell’s retail offerings. The fuel station is equipped with a convenience store and a Lube bay for two-wheelers. The outlet will also offer free services like under-bonnet check and windshield cleaning.

Shell V-Power, the premium performance petrol from the Shell Fuels portfolio will also be available at the Talegaon outlet along with the main-grade petrol and diesel variants at market price.