Pakistan hikes petrol prices

Islamabad, Nov 22 (IANS) Pakistan has increased the prices of petrol by Rs.1.57 per litre, a media report said Thursday.

Pakistan's Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority has notified the new price hike. Petrol will now cost about Rs.135 a litre. However, it has reduced the prices of diesel and kerosene by about Rs.3.52 per litre and Rs.4.23 per litre respectively, Geo TV reported.