Prime Minister Imran Khan authorised a decrease in petrol prices on Thursday, Federal Minister for Finance Hammad Azhar posted on Twitter.
The government has cut the price of petrol by Rs1.79, and it will now be available at 108.56 a litre beginning April 16.
The premier has also allowed lowering the prices of other petroleum goods, according to Azhar, who added that High Speed Diesel (HSD) will be available at Rs110.76 per litre after a Rs2.32 reduction.
The Prime Minister has approved a reduction in petrol prices by Rs 1.79 and the price of diesel by Rs 2.32 applicable from tomorrow.
Reductions in kerosene and light diesel oil too as per below: pic.twitter.com/ubT0Re7j6t
— Hammad Azhar (@Hammad_Azhar) April 15, 2021
After a Rs2.06 price cut, kerosene will be available at Rs80 per litre, while light diesel oil will be available at Rs77.65 per litre.