Petrol Price reduced by Rs 9.43 per litter: PM announced

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday announced that petroleum prices would be reduced by Rs9.43 per litre in order to provide relief to the public, said a report published on Radio Pakistan.
The announcement was made by the PM while addressing a special meeting of the federal cabinet in Islamabad today.
He said the government is drastically reducing petroleum prices despite the fact that sit-ins and protests caused huge losses to the national economy.
The premier said the government is committed to bringing economic change in the country and provide relief to the people.
He said the government was moving towards economic stability, but sit-ins and protests disrupted the development process. He, however, expressed the resolve that the government will bring economic prosperity in the country.