Petrol price increased for second fortnight of April 2023

As the govt of Pakistan reviews the petroleum product prices after every two weeks. Once on start of month and once in the mid of every month. They then issue new prices based on many factors which include the value of local currency as compared to US Dollars, International crude oil prices and the taxes imposed by Govt of Pakistan. Govt of Pakistan have announced the petroleum prices for second fortnight (last 2 weeks) of April 2023. They have increased the Petrol and Kerosene oil prices.

So, the petrol price was increased by Rs. 10 PKR per litre while the price of Kerosene oil was increased by Rs. 5.78 per litre PKR. The prices of High Speed Diesel (HSD) and Light Diesel Oil remain the same as per govt decision. The details old and new prices of petroleum products are as follows.

Petroleum ProductOld PriceNew PriceChange in Price
MS (Petrol)272.00282.00+10.00
High Speed Diesel (HSD)293.00293.000.00
Kerosene (SKO)180.29186.07+5.78
Light Diesel Oil174.68174.680.00

Previously the petrol price was around all time high figure for Pakistan, however now all the previous records broken and petrol price is now on its all time high by the margin of 8 to 10 Rupees. This is huge burden on people of Pakistan who are already feeling the aftershocks of struggling economy of Pakistan. In past few months inflation increased on overwhelming rate and this increase in Petrol price will only make things worse.

The new prices are already applicable from April 16, 2023 and will remain in effect until the end of month, when the prices will again be reviewed by the govt for the first two weeks of next month.

5 thoughts on “Petrol price increased for second fortnight of April 2023

  1. The present Govt has no fear of God. With huge cabinet and to fill their belly they need more money and easy way is to get from poors blood. Allah pak in ko gharat krein Aamin Summa Aamin

  2. All pk democratic parties are same. Just to follow IMF r US policies.
    Dr.Hafeez shekh followed IMF
    Shokat tareen followed IMF
    Miftah followed IMF
    Ishaq Daar followed IMF
    Stupid Rulers…

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