Petrol price slashed by Rs 3.05 per litre, while the diesel gets a hike of Rs8.95per litre!
The new prices will be effective from midnight tonight.
The price of Kerosene has been increased by Rs4.62 per liter while that of light diesel oil (LDO) was reduced by Rs0.12 per litre.
The new prices are as follows:
Rs227.19 for petrol
Rs244.95 for diesel
Rs201.07 for Kerosene
Rs191.32 for LDO
Finance Minister Miftah Ismail on Sunday night announced that the government has reduced the price of petrol by Rs 3.05 per litre and a hike of Rs8.95 in the price of diesel.
As per the press release he shared in his tweet from the Finance Division, the government had decided to revise the existing prices of petroleum products to pass on the impact of fluctuations in petroleum prices in the international market and exchange rate variation.
The government is able to decrease the price of petrol by Rs 3.05 per litre. The price of diesel has however gone up by Rs 8.95. These prices are effective from midnight August 1. Pakistan Zindabad pic.twitter.com/YQGp9bYiss
— Miftah Ismail (@MiftahIsmail) July 31, 2022