Islamabad: There is good news for Pakistanis as Petrol Prices in Pakistan will not increase till 7 June.
Yesterday, the federal government announced that it will not increase petrol prices in Pakistan. In addition, the government rejected the summary from Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA). The government further decided to keep petrol prices maintained for June 2018.
However, OGRA sent the summary to the government and recommended the increase in petrol prices in Pakistan. A hike of Rs 8.37, Rs 12.5, Rs 8.30, and Rs 11.65 was suggested for petrol, diesel, kerosene oil, and diesel oil, respectively.
Miftah Ismail, former finance minister, revealed that their tenure has ended and the caretaker government will decide about the summary.
Current Petrol Prices in Pakistan
Currently, Petrol price is Rs 87.70 per liter while diesel is Rs 98.76 per liter. However, kerosene oil is Rs 79.87 per liter and light diesel is 68.85 Rs per liter.