The suspects found in violation and involved in the smuggling will be tried under Customs Act and can land 5- to 10 years in jail
PM Imran Khan says the economy is suffering irreparable loss due to the menace of smuggling
The petrol price will be maintained at Rs103.97 per litre, Rs106.46 for high-speed diesel (HSD), Rs65.29 for kerosine oil and Rs62.86 for light diesel.
The final decision regarding, increase in the PoL prices will be taken by the federal government on August 31.
The hearing was adjourned until next week
The hearing was adjourned until July 16
The government has decided to enhance the petroleum levy on oil products to the extent of 30 rupees per litre, sources in the know of the development said.
The companies have been asked to submit their response within 24 hours.
He directed the authorities to work on a strategy to lower prices of essential items in proportion to a decrease in petroleum prices.