Petrol prices likely to increase by Rs. 5.73 per litre
OGRA, in its summary, has recommended the petroleum ministry to hike per litre price of petrol by Rs. 5.28 per litre and to increase the cost of high octane fuel by 5.73 per litre.
The oil and gas monitory body has suggested the federal government to raise the cost of high speed diesel by Rs. 3.34 whereas the rate of kerosene oil is likely to go up by Rs. 3.89 per litre.
OGRA has also recommended the petroleum ministry to hike the price of light speed diesel by Rs. 2.70 per litre.
Finance Ministry will announce the revised petrol prices on 31st October after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s approval.