Government increased prices of petroleum products
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved increase in prices of petroleum products.
According to the government decision, an increase of Rs 2.70 per liter in petrol price has been approved. Similarly, the price of high speed diesel will be increased by Rs 2.88 per liter.
The price of kerosene has been increased by Rs 3.54 per liter and light diesel by Rs 3.00 per liter. The price increase will take effect from 12 noon tonight.
After the approved increase in petroleum products, the price of petrol has gone up to Rs 111.90 per liter, high speed diesel to Rs 116.07 per liter, mud kiln to Rs 80.19 per liter and light diesel to Rs 79.23 per liter.
According to the Prime Minister’s House, OGRA had proposed an increase in the price of petrol by Rs13.18 and speed diesel by Rs12.12.