Govt Increases Petrol Price in Pakistan by Rs. 4.13

Sumera Saeed

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Petrol Price in Pakistan

The caretaker government has increased the petrol price in Pakistan on 29th February 2024. The caretaker government on February 29th increased the petrol price in Pakistan by Rs.4.13. Caretaker government implemented the final decision regarding the increase in petrol and other petroleum products in Pakistan on 29th February 2024.

Now the government increased the price of petrol as recommended by the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) with immediate effect to Rs.279.75 per litre. No increase was made in the price of Light Diesel Oil, Kerosene oil, and LPG. No increase was made in the price of high-speed diesel, Light Diesel Oil, Kerosene oil, and LPG.

Earlier, there was an announcement of a price hike in the price of high-speed diesel and the cost of petrol on February 1 amid a surge in global oil rates. Reports in local media said petrol prices in Pakistan hiked up to Rs.2.73. Under the revised prices, the cost of high-speed diesel in Pakistan after the increase of Rs. 8.37 will now be Rs. 287.3 per litre; on the other hand, the price of petrol in Pakistan will now be Rs. 275.62 per litre after an increase of Rs.2.73.

Earlier in January 2024, the caretaker government reduced the prices of petroleum products. On the other hand, the Kerosene oil price has decreased by Rs 0.24 per litre to Rs.186.62.  Besides petrol in Pakistan, the price of LPG also increased on 1st February to Rs.1 per kg. The official price of LPG in Pakistan is now Rs. 257 per kg for January.

The government immediately declared a price hike of petroleum products on 29th February amid a surge in global oil rates. Today petrol price in Pakistan is Rs. 279.75. The diesel price in Pakistan is now Rs.287.3. This petroleum price in Pakistan will remain effective till 15th March 2024.

The prices of petroleum products in Pakistan are as follows according to a notification issued by the Finance Division:

ProductsOld Prices (Rs/ltr)New Prices (Rs/ltr)Price Increase (Rs/ltr)
PetrolRs. 272.89 Rs. 279.75Rs. 4.13
High-Speed Diesel FuelRs. 278.96Rs. 287.3Rs.0
Kerosene OilRs. 186.86Rs.186.62Rs. 0
Light Diesel FuelRs. 164.83 Rs.166.86 Rs. 0

Faqs:

Petrol Price in Pakistan

1. What is the current petroleum price in Pakistan per litre?

A. Today’s petrol price in Pakistan per litre is Rs.279.75. 

2. What could be the latest petrol price in Pakistan from February 15?

A. The price of petrol in Pakistan increased on 29th February 2024 by Rs.4.13

High-Speed Diesel Price in Pakistan

According to the latest update, the High-Speed Diesel Price in Pakistan is Rs.287.3. The High-Speed Diesel is an ideal fuel for heavy-duty cars, trucks, and buses that deliver excellent engine performance.

Light Speed Diesel Price in Pakistan

The light-speed diesel price in Pakistan is RS 166.86.

Kerosene Oil Price in Pakistan 

The latest price of Kerosene Oil in Pakistan is PKR 186.62.

LPG Price in Pakistan

LPG Price in Pakistan is Rs.257 per kg.

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