The government had earlier announced Rs. 25 per kilo hike in LPG rate enhancing the price to Rs. 65.90 per kilogram.
PM Sharif, while taking notice of the hike in LPG prices, has withdrawn the notification. In a statement the prime minister has said that unjustified hike in the price will not be allowed.
The prime minister also directed to the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources to take notice of the hike in LPG prices thrice in a week.