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
Advance booking open for Dashin
Kathmandu—Finally, Federation of Nepalese National transportation Entrepreneurs Association agrees to open pre-booking for Dashin after the government decided to increase public transport fares by 10 percent.
The federation was demanding to unfreeze their bank accounts and adjust the fares in view of rising fuel prices.
On Saturday after the agreement between the government and federation, the transportation entrepreneurs opened advance booking. Most of the counters set up banners announcing pre-booking for Dashin and many people were in que to book the ticket in advance.Follow @gorkhapost