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Govt.: No Fuel Price Revisions

Dec 23, 2010 11:36:21 PM - thesundayleader.lk

The government has said that prices of fuel in the local market will not be increased in line with the international prices.

Petroleum Minister Susil Premajayanth observes that a barrel of crude oil has risen up to US$ 91 in the international market.

Meanwhile, a barrel of diesel has seen an increase in prices from US$ 91 to US$ 102 per barrel.

Nevertheless, the government has decided not to increase the local fuel prices and pass the burden to the consumers.