ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has decided not to change petroleum prices for the month of January, private media reported.
Earlier, Pakistan Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) has suggested to Finance Ministry to reduce petroleum prices up to Rs 8.
Recommendations of OGRA of different petroleum goods were as follows, Petrol Rs2.17, High Octane Rs4.35, High Speed Diesel Rs5.93 and Light Diesel Rs8.29.
Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) after every month revise the price of petroleum prices.
Prices of crude oil in the international market are low in the tenure of present government, the opposition parties Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf blames PML-N government that they are not passing the complete benefit of low prices to the public.