Price of petroleum products slashed

Kathmandu, Oct 16: The Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) has reduced the price of petroleum products from midnight yesterday.

Issuing a press statement on Sunday, the NOC said that the price of petrol has decreased by Rs 11 per litre while the price of diesel and kerosene decreased by equal Rs 5 per litre.

According to the NOC, the price of petrol is fixed Rs 169 per litre in Charali, Biratnagar, Janakpur, Amlekhgunj, Bhalbari, Nepalgunj, Dhangadhi and Birgunj and Rs 165 per litre to diesel in those depots. Likewise, the price of per litre petrol is fixed at Rs 171 in Dang and Surkhet, and Rs 172 in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Dipayal.

The NOC shared that the price of petroleum products was slashed as per the new price list received from the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).