Islamabad (Staff Report): The Federal government has increased prices of petroleum products from tonight (October 1st).

Earlier, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) on Friday sent a summary to the petroleum ministry, recommending an increase up to Rs 19.33 in petroleum prices.

According to the notification, an increase of Rs 2.36 per litre in petrol price and Rs 2.20 in diesel price have been made. The new rate will be effective from October 1st (tonight).