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LITRE. A French measure of capacity. It is of the size of a decimetre, or one-tenth part of a cubic metre. It is equal to 61.028 cubic inches. Vide Measure.

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Light Diesel Oil (LDO) price saw an increase of Rs1 per litre (1.
PM Abbasi has been allowing gradual increase in the price of LDO and kerosene that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif kept unchanged at Rs44 per litre for almost four years 'to protect poor people'.
00 per litre on petrol, Rs6 per litre on kerosene oil and Rs3 per litre on LDO.
This voucher entitles the bearer to 5p off per litre of fuel over 30 litres (maximum fill of 50 litres), 3p OFF per litre of fuel on fills under 30 litres (excludes HGV) and 10p off per litre on LPG.
Blaenau Gwent: The cheapest petrol per litre in Blaenau Gwent can be found at Morrisons Ebbw Vale, at 98.
On the other hand, the recommended tax on cars imported from EU and Turkey is at 48% for cars whose litre capacity is up to 1.
Prices were last decreased by 80 paise per litre on petrol and ` 1.
5p a litre but it led to July petrol consumption dipping to 1.
54 per litre, the first hike in rates in six months.
In fact we lie a miserable third in the ranking for most expensive fuel costs with an average price of 135p per litre.
Despite the heavy financing costs, Morin remains optimistic that he can keep his production costs for ethanol at 40 cents a litre, which is in the competitive cost range.
98 per litre increase in the price of petrol effective from February 1, 2018.