Islamabad, February 28, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Government has approved prices of different petroleum products for the month of March 2018 as under: Product Existing prices w.e.f 1-2-18 Rs Per litre New Prices w.e.f 1-3-18 Rs. per litre Increase/Decrease Rs. per litre Motor Spirit (MS)92 RON Petrol 84.51 88.07 3.56 Diesel (HSD) 95.83 98.45 2.62 Superior Kerosene Oil (SKO) 70.18 76.46 6.28 Light Diesel Oil (LDO) 64.30 65.30 1.00 It may be added that OGRA and Ministry of Energy had proposed increase in the prices of these products including a Rs.6.94 per litre raise in the price of diesel.
However, it was increased by Rs. 2.62 per litre only, for benefit of the general public. So, the new price of diesel (HSD) would be Rs. 98.45 per litre, Motor Spirit Rs. 88.07 per litre, SKO Rs 76.46 per litre and LDO Rs.65.30 per litre. The new prices shall be effective from 1st of March 2018 till midnight on 31st of March 2018.
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