Government has increased the price of petrol by Rs 5 per liter

ISLAMABAD: The government has increased the price of petrol by Rs 5 per liter.

Yesterday, OGRA had sent a summary of the increase in the prices of petroleum products to the Petroleum Division by 10.5Rs.

The government has increased the price of petrol by Rs 5 per liter and the price of diesel by Rs 5.1 per liter, light diesel oil by Rs 5.92 per liter and kerosene by Rs 5.42 per liter. Has increased.

“Prime Minister [Imran Khan] went against OGRA’s recommendation and approved Rs5.40 increase in petrol price keeping in mind public interest,” the special assistant said.

ProductOld rate New rate
PetrolRs112.69118.09
High Speed DieselRs113.99116.53
Kerosene OilRs85.7587.14
Light Diesel OilRs83.4084.67

It is to be noted that in the recommendation sent to the Ministry of Finance, it was proposed to increase the price of petrol by one rupee per liter but the government has increased it by Rs. 5 contrary to the proposal.