Price of kerosene to be reduced from midnight on Tuesday

The Government has decided to reduce the price of kerosene with effect from midnight on Tuesday.

State Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development and Rural Economy Dilip Wedaarachchi said that the price of a liter of kerosene will be reduced to Rs. 70 from midnight on Tuesday.

Wedaarachchi said that the price reduction was decided following several demands from the public, especially fishermen.