Price of petrol Octane 90 increased

The price of a litre of petrol Octane 90 has been increased by Rs. 10 from today, the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) and LIOC announced.

Accordingly the new price of a litre of petrol Octane 90 will be Rs. 159 per litre at CPC fuel outlets from today.

The price of Octane 95 and diesel have not changed. LIOC said it had also increased the price of Octane 90 following the announcement made by CPC.

An LIOC spokesman told the Colombo Gazette there was no increase in the price of Octane 95 petrol. In October LIOC increased the price of diesel.