Apr 30

Keep POL prices unchanged: Finance Ministry suggests

The Finance Ministry has advised the government to keep POL prices unchanged.

According to sources, there is a clear difference between the Finance Ministry and the Petroleum Ministry on the prices of petroleum products for the month of May as the OGRA has suggested to reduce POL prices while the Finance Ministry has advised the government not to make any change in the prices.

The OGRA has suggested Rs 1 to Rs 4 per liter reduction in petrol price, and Rs 1.32 per liter in diesel price.

The sources further said that Rs 1.40 per kg cut likely to be made in CNG price.