ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) issued notification regarding the hike in prices of petroleum products after finance ministry gave a go-ahead to a summary in this connection.
Following the notification, the petrol surged Rs.2.73 to Rs.104.50 per liter. High-speed diesel also scaled up Rs.3/lit to Rs.109.76/lit.
Similarly, the price of light-speed diesel also went up to Rs.96.12 up Rs.3.95. Kerosene oil price also soared by Rs.4.99; its new price now stands at Rs.101.28.
The distraught people say the new enhanced prices of petroleum products will trigger the prices of commodities of daily use.