Govt raises petrol prices

ISLAMABAD: The government has announced increase in petroleum product prices on Thursday, Aaj News reported.

According to details, petrol price has been increased by Rs1.50 per liter and high speed diesel by Rs1.40 per liter.

The new prices would be applicable after midnight today.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said after the increment the petrol price would be Rs64.72 and high speed diesel price Rs72.52. While, no increase was made on other petroleum products.