ISLAMABAD: The petrol prices in Pakistan will remain unchanged for a period of 15 days from 1 March to 15 March 2021 on the directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan after reviewing the recommendations of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA).
Prime Minister Imran Khan has rejected the recommendation of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) for a massive increase in the petrol price in Pakistan and diesel price in Pakistan.
Meanwhile, prices of Kerosene oil and light-speed diesel (LDO) will also remain unchanged for the next 15 days, maintaining the current rates.
Petrol Prices in Pakistan from 1 March 2021
|PRODUCT||CURRENT PRICE (PKR)||Change (PKR)|
|High Speed Diesel (HSD)||116.07||0.00|
|Light Speed Diesel (LDO)||79.23||0.00|
The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) had originally recommended an increase of Rs. 20.07 per litre for petrol price in Pakistan while proposing a hike of Rs. 19.61 per litre in diesel price. However, the prime minister did approve of such a massive hike.
The petrol prices in Pakistan will remain unchanged from 1 March 2021 till 15 March 2021.
Read more: Dollar rate in Pakistan – Daily Updates.