Published On: Thu, Mar 31st, 2016

Petrol, diesel prices go up


ISLAMABAD: The federal government has increased the price of petrol and diesel by Rs1.50 per litre for the month of April.

According to a notification issued by the finance ministry, petrol price has gone up by Rs1.50 per litre and high speed diesel by Rs1.40 per litre.

With the slight increase, petrol will now be sold at Rs64.27 per litre while high speed diesel will be available at Rs72.52 a litre.

Meanwhile, prices of kerosene oil, HOBC and light diesel remain unchanged.

As per the notification, the new prices will be effective from April 1, 2016. – SAMAA

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