Pakistan to receive first shipment of cheap Oil from Russia in May


Pakistan will import cheap oil from Russia next month to facilitate the general public and the government has been successful in finalizing talks in this regard.

This was stated by the Minister of State for Petroleum Dr. Musadik Malik while talking to a private news channel. He said the first shipment of cheap Oil will reach Pakistan from Russia next month through cargo. He assured that the government would sell cheap oil after receiving this shipment.

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While answering a question about rationalizing power and gas tariffs, the Minister of State said the government will introduce a different tariff for the poor and elite class. He said the government has already made progress in this regard and hoped to issue separate billing for the poor and rich classes.

Dr. Musadik Malik further stated that the poor segment will enjoy relief after the announcement of this tariff.