Categories: Latest News

Petrol and high-speed diesel prices increased by Rs 4 per liter

Petrol and high-speed diesel prices increased by Rs 4 per liter by the government on new year’s eve for the first 15 days of January 2022.


With the new increase, the price of petrol will go up from the previous Rs140.82 per litre to Rs144.82 per litre, while the price of high-speed diesel will jump to Rs141.62 per litre from the previous Rs137.62 per litre.

The rate of light diesel oil is increased by  Rs111.06 per litre from Rs107.06 per litre. Similarly, the price of kerosene will go up from Rs109.53 to Rs113.53 per litre.

Related Post

Price of petroleum products

Product Existing prices (per litre) New prices
w.e.f
01.01.2022 (per litre)
Increase/Decrease
MS (Petrol) Rs140.82 Rs144.82 +4.00
High-Speed Diesel (HSD) Rs137.62

Rs141.62 +4.00
Kerosene (SKO) Rs109.53 Rs113.53 +3.95
Light diesel oil (LDO) Rs107.06 Rs111.06 +4.15

Notification issued by the Finance Division late on Friday stated: “In the fortnightly review of petroleum products prices, Prime Minister [Imran Khan] has rejected the proposal of Ogra (Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority) for an increase in prices of petroleum products and advised to increase only Rs4 per litre to meet the petroleum levy target agreed with the IMF (International Monetary Fund).”

Saman Siddiqui

Recent Posts

  • Entertainment News

vivo Announces an Exciting Short Film Project with Ace Director Hamza Lari in Pakistan to Bring Mobile Filmmaking Vision to Reality

vivo, a leading technology brand is instilling boundless passion in aspiring filmmakers through the art…

55 mins ago
  • Sports News

Men’s Asia Cup Hockey 2022 PAK vs IND: Arch Rivals Play Out a Thrilling 1-1 Draw

Men's Asia Cup Hockey 2022 match between the arch-rivals Pakistan and India on Monday resulted…

1 hour ago
  • Blogs

7 Ways to Be a Successful Entrepreneur By Usman Chishti

In the beginning, it could be tough to make money as an Entrepreneur. Still, you…

2 hours ago
  • Sports News

Salman Butt appointed the head coach of Singapore cricket team

Salman Butt has been appointed the head coach of the Singapore cricket team. Butt will…

5 hours ago
  • Sports News

PCB names 16-player squad for ODIs against West Indies

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has named the 16-player squad for the three International Cricket Council…

5 hours ago
  • Hollywood News

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness becomes the highest-grossing film of 2022

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness becomes the highest-grossing film of 2022! The film…

6 hours ago