May 17, 2023
Along with the decrease in the price of diesel, the price of long-distance vehicle rental has also decreased. According to the Transport Management Department, after the price of diesel fell on the night of May 2, the fares of public transport operating in two or more provinces have been reduced according to the automatic system, effective from today. According to the Transport Management Department, fares have decreased by 3.2 percent in passenger vehicles, 4.19 percent in freight vehicles operating on mountain roads and 4.65 percent in freight vehicles operating on Terai roads.
Nepal Ayal Nigam has reduced the price of diesel and kerosene with effect from today. According to the corporation, the price of diesel and kerosene has decreased by Rs 10 from today. Indian Oil Corporation Limited said that the price of diesel and kerosene has been reduced to Rs. Earlier, the retail price of diesel and kerosene was Rs 165.
However, the retail price of petrol, aviation fuel, LP gas has been kept as is, the corporation said. According to the corporation, petrol 175 rupees, aviation fuel (internal) 160 rupees, aviation fuel (external) 1.35 US dollars, LP gas 1800 rupees remain the same, according to the corporation.