Economics & Business

PM approves POL price hike

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has approved the hike in POL prices and the summary has been sent to Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA), sources said. After the increase in POL prices, the price of petrol will be hiked by Rs 10.97 per liter, Kerosene Oil by Rs. 8.20 while the price of diesel will go up to 9.49 per liter. Earlier, OGRA had sent a summary in this regard to the Prime Minister for approval.-SANA

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Azhar Masood

Azhar Masood is Controller of News in PTV, and Chief Instructor of PTV Academy, working for Arab News. He has Covered Iraq War from Baghdad for CNN, BBC, FOX News, and Al-Jazeera and other regional channels. He covered conflict in Bosnia Herzegovina. He interviewed Yasir Arafat of Palestine, Paul Wolfoweit, Prime Minister Jean Ghteyan of Canada, Dr. Amar Musa of Egypt, Mr. Haris Slajic, Prime Minister of Bosnia Dr. Akbar Ali Vallayati, former Foreign Minister of Iran, President Kumaratunge of Sri Lanka, Mr. Kumar Su Bramanyem, Director of National Defence Institute of India, Mr. Hamid Karzai President of Afghanistan, Dr. Ahmad Chalabi of Iraq National Congress, Mr. Hoshyar Zubari, Vice President Kurdish Democratic Party of Iraq

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