Sri Lanka’s government will increased the price of 92 Octane petrol by three rupees to 138 rupees for a litre from midnight yesterday.
The price revision was done under a pricing formula introduced by the Finance Ministry in 2018.
Prices of three other fuels remained unchanged, according to a statement.
The selling price of 95 Octane petrol per litre will remain at 164 rupees while super diesel will be at 136 rupees a litre.
International oil prices had risen since March in the month of April the government did not make any revisions to the fuel prices taking into account the traditional new year period.