Petrol Diesel Rates News
ISLAMABAD: Notwithstanding the summary forwarded by the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), the Finance Ministry has increased the prices of petrol only by Rs 1.71.
Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar, while announcing
the new prices of petroleum products here Wednesday said OGRA recommended
fixation of new petrol prices at Rs 73 per liter.
The new prices will be effective for the period starting from March 1 till March 31.
The minister said the prices of High Speed Diesel had also been enhanced
to Rs 82 per liter with an increase of Rs 1.52 per liter.
Despite the recommendations of huge increase in kerosene and
Light Diesel Oil (LDO) prices, the prices of these products had been kept unchanged.