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Govt Increases PoL Prices for August

ISLAMABAD: The government on Friday raised the prices of petroleum products by up to Rs6.62 to share the impact of rising international prices with the consumers.

The price of petrol (motor spirit) has been increased by Rs3.86 to Rs103.97 per litre from the existing Rs100.11, according to a Finance Division press release.

The price of high-speed diesel (HSD) has been pushed to Rs106.46 per litre from the current price of Rs101.46, a rise of Rs5.

The new price of kerosene oil (SKO) will be Rs65.29, a jump of Rs5.97 over the existing Rs59.32.

Meanwhile, the price of light diesel oil (LDO) has been hiked by Rs6.62 to Rs62.86, from the current Rs56.24 per litre.