The government on Friday announced a reduction in prices of petroleum products for the month of September by up to 5.8% owing to decline in prices in the international market.
With a reduction of Rs 4.59 per liter the new price for petrol stands at Rs 113.24 per liter. The price of high speed diesel has been lowered by Rs 7.67, kerosene oil by Rs 4.27, and light diesel by Rs 5.63 per liter.
The new respective per-liter prices of high speed diesel, kerosene oil, and light diesel are Rs 124.80, Rs 99.57, and Rs 91.89. The revised prices are effective from 12:00 AM, 1st September 2019.