Pak PM Blames Imran Khan Regime For Big Jump In Fuel Rates
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Pak PM Blames Imran Khan Regime For Big Jump In Fuel Rates

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May 28, 2022

Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Friday said his government's move to increase fuel prices was necessary to avoid the country from facing bankruptcy.


New Delhi, 28 May 2022

As per news report of NDTV, Pakistan on Thursday increased the prices of petroleum products by ₹ 30 per litre. Following the hike, price of petrol is now at ₹ 179.85, diesel at ₹ 174.15, kerosene at ₹ 155.95 and light diesel at ₹ 148.41. In his first address to the nation after assuming power last month, Shehbaz talked mostly about the domestic problem faced by the government. His main focus was the relief package for the vulnerable groups after the government increased the petroleum prices to get an assistance package from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The prime minister said the move to increase fuel prices was necessary to avoid Pakistan from facing bankruptcy.

Source -NDTV

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