From the month of December 2017 the government increased prices of petroleum products.
According to notification, the price of petrol has increased by Rs.1.48 per litre. The news Petrol price will be Rs 77.47 per litre.
Prices of diesel was increased by Rs1.36 per litre, while the price for light-speed diesel (LSD) was increased by Rs3.12 per litre, said sources.
The government also increased the price of kerosene oil by Rs4.39 per litre.
After the increase, diesel will retail for Rs85.95, LSD for Rs52.12 and kerosene oil will be sold for Rs57.58.
The new prices will come into effect from December 1.