The bad news for the people suffering from economic problems due to Corona is that after the approval of Prime Minister Imran Khan, the prices of petroleum products have been increased up to Rs 25 per liter.
Prime Minister Imran Khan approved the summary of the increase in prices of petroleum products, after which the Ministry of Finance issued a notification of an increase in prices of petroleum products.
According to the notification issued by the Finance Ministry, the price of petrol has been increased by Rs 25.58 per liter, after which the new price of petrol has been fixed at Rs 100.10 per liter.
The price of diesel has been fixed at Rs 101.46 per liter after an increase of Rs 21.31 per liter, and the price of kerosene at Rs 23.50 per liter has been increased to Rs 59.6 per liter.
According to the Finance Ministry, the price of light diesel has been increased by Rs 17.84 per liter, and its new price has been fixed at Rs 55.98 per liter.
Normally the new prices of petroleum products are implemented from the first of every month, but the new prices will be applicable from 12 noon tonight.
It may be recalled that due to the reduction in the consumption of oil in the world market due to the Coronavirus, the prices had reached the lowest level in history, after which the prices of petroleum products in Pakistan were also reduced.