Earlier, the government on the advice of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) had approved an increase in the prices of petroleum products.
According to the notification, the price of petrol has been raised by Rs. 7.67 per litre to Rs. 93.79, diesel byRs. 4.58 to Rs. 101.79 and HOBC has become expensive by Rs. 7.64 per litre to Rs. 120.16.
The price of Kerosene oil has been raised by Rs. 4.64 per litre to Rs. 92.83. The price of CNG has also been increased by Rs. 7 per kg.