Sept 10, Colombo: The Ministry of Finance, following the monthly fuel prices revision held today announced that fuel prices will be reduced with effect from midnight Tuesday, September 10.
However, the price of auto diesel is not changed.
According to the fuel price formula, price of a liter of 92 octane petrol, 95 octane and Super Diesel will be reduced by Rs. 2 from midnight today.
Accordingly, the new revised prices are as follows.
92 Octane Petrol - reduced by Rs.2 from Rs. 138 to Rs.136
95 Octane Petrol - reduced by Rs.2 from Rs. 163 to Rs. 161
Auto Diesel - Rs. 104 no change
Super Diesel - Reduced by Rs.2 from Rs. 134 to Rs. 132
This reduction has come as Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera had promised earlier to pass on the benefit of the price reduction of fuel in the international market to the consumers.