Fuel prices hiked!

Fuel prices hiked!

12 February 2019 04:23 am

Fuel prices were increased from midnight yesterday (11). The price of a liter of octane 92 and octane 95 petrol were increased by Rs 6 and Rs 5, respectively. Octane 92 petrol will be sold at a price of Rs 129, and octane 95 petrol at a price of Rs 152.

The price of a liter of diesel was increased by Rs 4, and the new price of Rs 103. Super diesel was increased by Rs 8, and the new price is Rs 126. Finance Minister said according to diesel price in the world market, diesel price should have been increased by Rs 9.59, but the government had decided to bear that cost for consumers.  

Price of kerosene will remain Rs 70.

Despite the fuel price revision, transportation costs will not be increased, the minister added.

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