Finance Minister Muftah Ismail has clarified that there is no increase in the prices of petroleum products today.
In his tweet, he said that there was no talk of increasing the prices of petroleum products in the pre-budget business conference.
He said that at present there is no summary or plan to increase the prices of petroleum products.
Federal Minister for Information Maryam Aurangzeb said in a tweet that speculations about increase in prices of petroleum products are absolutely false.
He said that the government has not taken any decision to increase the price of petrol and diesel further and requested the people and media not to listen to rumors.
He said that there was no shortage of petroleum products in the country and refrain from spreading rumors.