In new record, petroleum prices hiked by up to Rs8.14

ISLAMABAD: Making a new record, the government on Thursday night increased petroleum prices by up to Rs8.14 per litre with immediate effect to ensure revival of the IMF programme. The decision was announced after 1:30am [Friday] by the ministry of finance. The prime minister had early this week put on hold the increase in the wake of protest by the Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan. On the basis … Continue reading In new record, petroleum prices hiked by up to Rs8.14