Petroleum product prices have risen sharply. The new prices will apply from September 16.
The Ministry of Finance has issued a notification to increase the prices of petroleum products.
The price of petrol has been increased by Rs 5 per liter and diesel by Rs 5 per liter.
The price of kerosene has been increased by Rs 5.42 per liter while the price of light diesel oil has been increased by Rs 5.92 per liter.