Ishaq Dar Announces Big Decrease in Petrol Prices Within Days of Taking Charge

Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar has announced a reduction in prices of petroleum products to pass on the benefit of decreasing crude rates in the international market.

The price of petrol has been slashed by Rs. 12.63 per liter while the price of high-speed diesel has been decreased by Rs. 12.13 per liter.

Addressing the press conference, the Finance Minister also announced an extension in the income return filing date till October 31.

The new price of petrol will be Rs. 224.80 per liter while the price of high-speed diesel will be Rs. 235.30 per liter. The price of kerosene oil has also been slashed by Rs. 10.19 while the price of light-diesel oil has been decreased by Rs. 10.78. The new prices will come into effect from midnight.


Product Existing Prices w.e.f 21-09-2022 New Prices w.e.f. 01-10-2022 (-)Decrease
MS (Petrol) 237.43 224.80 -12.63
High-Speed Diesel (HSD) 247.43 235.30 -12.13
Kerosene (SKO) 202.02 191.83 -10.19
Light Diesel Oil 197.28 186.50 -10.78


  • Is this a big decrease?
    It’s a stunt to fool Pakistani people.
    Shame for Imported Government.

  • What does it mean that the old one (Mufta) was stupid and nonsense. Which brings it from 150 to 250.
    کچھ بھی نہیں ہے سب چوتیا بنا رہے ہیں ۔ پہلے 50 روپے بڑھا دو پھر 4 آنے کم کر دو۔ ۔ سب حرام خور ہیں

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