Dar rejects reduction in POL prices

ISLAMABAD: Minster for finance Ishaq Dar on Wednesday has rejected the OGRA summary seeking a reduction in Petroleum prices for the month of September.


Talking to media, the minister clarified that there would be no change in the prices across the country.

Moreover, the Dar maintained that prices of petroleum products would be reviewed fortnightly.

The summary by Oil and Gas regulatory Authority proposed a reduction of Rs.2.60/litre in Petrol prices, Rs 3.46/litre in high-speed diesel, Rs 3/litre in Kerosine Oil, Rs 2.80/litre in light diesel whereas the price of high octane petrol was expected to decrease by Rs 4.50/litre.