Not less than 16 filling stations have been sealed by the Department of Petroleum Resources, DPR for selling Premium Motor Spirit above N145 per litre.

Mr. Tamunoiminabo Sundaye, the Operations Controller of DPR in Akwa Ibom, said this in Eket, Akwa Ibom State on Monday.

However, the sealed stations had paid their fines and written undertaking to the DPR not to commit such offence again.

Sundaye warned all filling stations in the state to be careful and stay away from selling above the authorized pump price.