The federal government has jacked up prices of petrol, diesel and other products up to Rs4.15 per litre.

The federal government has hiked the prices of petroleum products as an increase of Rs4 per litre was made for petrol, Rs4 for high-speed diesel (HSD), Rs3.95 for Kerosene oil and Rs4.15 for light diesel oil.

The new price of petrol is fixed at Rs144.82 per litre after increasing it from Rs140.82 per litre, HSD from Rs137.62 to Rs141.62, Kerosine oil from Rs109.53 to Rs113.53 and light diesel oil from Rs107.06 to Rs111.06.

The notification will come into effect from January 1, 2022, for the next 15 days.

Earlier, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) notified a reduction in the price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) for the month of January 2022.