Prices of petroleum products go up

Petrol price goes up by Rs5 per litre, Diesel by Rs13 per litre

By: News Desk
Published: 01:25 AM, 16 Mar, 2023
Prices of petroleum products go up
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 The government has increased the prices of petroleum products, the 24NewsHD TV channel reported.

According to a notification, the prices of petrol, High Speed Diesel (HSD) and Kerosene have gone up by Rs5, Rs13 and Rs2.56 per litre respectively.

“In the last fortnight, Platts Singapore prices registered an increase. This along with a depreciation of Pak rupee has resulted in an increase of POL (petroleum, oil and lubricant) products in Pakistan,” the Finance Division notified.

The cost of Low-Speed Diesel has remained unchanged, it stated, adding that the new price of HSD is Rs 293 per litre.

The new price of petrol is Rs 272 per litre and the rate of kerosene is Rs 190.29 per litre.

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