The federal government has jacked up prices of petrol, diesel and other products following the approval of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
The federal minister implied an imminent crackdown against oil smuggling and supply of counterfeit oil via gas stations asking media run the campaign.
The Ogra has expressed its reservation on the content of an inquiry commission report shedding light on the oil crisis in the country early in 2020.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has to approve the increase in prices, recommended by the Ogra, before they come into effect.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to announce next week a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars from 2030
The OGRA has recommended the government to lower the fuel prices especially that of petrol and diesel in the country.
Federal government increased petrol price by Rs25.58 after decreasing it a short while back resulting in a countrywide scarcity