Petroleum prices maintained for month of August: Finance ministry

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday night, the caretaker finance ministry announced through a notification that prices of petroleum products are to be maintained at the existing levels for the month of August.

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The petroleum prices have been retained at current levels in order to provide relief to the common man, the notification mentioned, adding that the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) had requested bumping up the rates owing to higher costs in the global market.

Accordingly, prices of petrol, diesel, kerosene, and light diesel will remain at per-litre rates of Rs95.24, Rs112.94, Rs83.96, and Rs75.37, respectively.

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