Islamabad, February 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): The government has decided to change prices of petroleum products for the month of March 2019 as follows: Product Existing Price per litre (Rs) Price per litre (Rs) w.e.f 1st of March 2019 Change in price per litre (Rs) Ms 92 RON Petrol 90.38 92.88 2.50 HSD 106.68 111.43 4.75 Kerosene Oil (SKO) 82.31 86.31 4.00 LDO 75.03 77.53 2.50 It may be added that based on international oil prices, increase of Rs. 4.71, Rs 9.44, Rs 8.06 and Rs 5.12 per litre in the price of MS (Petrol), HSD, Kerosene Oil and LDO respectively was worked out but the Government decided not to pass on the full impact of price increase to the consumers and approved a reduced level of increase as indicated in the table above. The new prices shall be applicable from 1st to 31st March 2019.
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