|Ceylon Petroleum Corporation(CPC) increases Fuel prices|
New Fuel prices
The state-owned Ceylon Petroleum Corporation(CPC) has increased the price of a liter of Octane 90 and 95 petrol by 3 rupees, Auto Diesel by Rs. 6 rupees Super Diesel by 3 rupees and Kerosene by 4 rupees.
The new price per litre
- Petrol (octane 90) =Rs.162.00
- Petrol (octane 95) =Rs.170.00
- Auto Diesel =Rs.121.00
- Super Diesel =Rs.145.00
Meanwhile, one group of three wheel owners have decided to revise the rate per kilometer up to Rs. 40 with effect from Monday, while another group has decided to increase only the stipulated rate of Rs. 50 for the first kilometer without any changes to the rate per kilometer.
Lanka Private Bus Owners’ Association said it was considering whether to increase the bus fares due to the increase of fuel prices.