ISLAMABAD: In another jolt to the inflation-hit masses, the government has increased the petrol price by Re 1.45 per litre while kept the price of High Speed Diesel unchanged.
The price of light diesel has been reduced by Rs4.26 per litre while the price of kerosene oil was reduced by Rs8.30 per litre. The new prices came into effect at 12:00midnight (night between Sept 20 and Sept 21).
According to the notification issued by Ministry of Finance, after the increase in price, new petrol price will be Rs237.43 per litre while price of High Speed Diesel will be remained unchanged and will be sold at Rs247.43 per litre.
The price of light diesel has been reduced by Rs4.26 per litre, after which the new price has been fixed at Rs197.28 per litre. The price of kerosene was reduced by Rs8.30 per litre, after which the new price will be Rs202.02 per litre.