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Govt decides not to change petroleum prices for next 15 days

Islamabad: Government has decided not to change petroleum prices for next fifteen days as it rejected Oil Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) summary for the raise in the prices.

The petroleum prices will remain same as of current month for next fifteen days. Now the prices will be reviewed after every 15 days.

The Finance Minister Ishaq Dar announcing the government decision said that the government will face loss of four billion rupees over the decision.

The OGRA in its summary suggested raise of 31 paisas for petrol, high speed diesel three rupees and 94 paisas and three rupees and 58 paisas for kerosene oil.