OGRA suggests raise in POL prices

ISLAMABAD: The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) on Friday recommended raise in the price of petroleum products.

The recommendation calls for a Rs1.34 increase in the per litre price of petrol and Rs0.34 in the price of diesel.

The recommendation if implemented will be applicable from August 1 and has been sent to the petroleum ministry.

According to sources the price of HOBC will be increased by Rs0.95 per litre and kerosene oil by Rs0.34. The price of light diesel will increase by Rs1.08.