KATHMANDU — Nepal Oil Corporation has increased the prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene to adjust with the international market prices on Monday.
Petrol has become dearer by Rs 1, where as diesel and kerosene have witnessed a price hike of Rs 2, according to NOC. The new prices will come into effect from midnight, NOC said.
With this revision, petrol would now cost Rs 106 per litre while diesel and kerosene would fetch Rs 87 per litre. However, the prices of cooking gas and aviation fuel have remain unchanged.
After the adjustment, NOC would accumulate Rs 201 million as fortnight profit, NOC official said.Follow @gorkhapost
5 injured in Panchthar accident
PANCHTHAR — At least five persons have sustained injuries in an accident that took place at Falelung Rural Municipality-6 in Panchthar district on Saturday evening.
The injured were identified as Ward Chair Sujata Bantawa, Director at Deep Jyoti Youth Club, Sunil Bantawa, club members, Dipak Rai and Raj Kumar Rai and driver Ramesh Rai, according to police.
All injured have been taken to Panchthar District Hospital for treatment.
Slippery road condition caused by the rain led to the accident, police informed.Follow @gorkhapost