The government has reduced prices of petroleum products for next fortnight.
In a press release, the finance ministry said the petrol prices have been reduced by 2.04 rupees per liter, bringing it down to 281.34 rupees. The price of high speed diesel has been reduced by 6.47 rupees decreasing it to 296.71 rupees per liter.
Likewise, the government also reduced the kerosene oil price by 6.05 rupees per liter and its new price is 204.98 rupees whereas; the price of light diesel oil has been slashed by 9.01 rupees per liter and its new price is 180.45 rupees.
The decision has been taken on the recommendation of the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority.