Miftah Ismail, the Finance Minister, stated on Thursday that the government has decided to raise the price of petroleum products by Rs. 30 per liter, effective at midnight.
Petrol will cost Rs. 209.86, diesel Rs. 104.15, and light diesel Rs. 178.31 after the increase.
The price of kerosene oil, on the other hand, has risen by Rs. 26.38 per liter.
It’s worth noting that the government has raised the price of petroleum goods by Rs. 60 in the last week.