LDF harthal against petrol price hikeOil companies announced a sharp increase in petrol price by Rs 7.50 on 23-5-2012 wednesday. Companies said that they will increase the price by 6.28 rs which will become 7.50 rs in kerala after tax. The increased rate will come into existance from 24-5-2012 midnight.
LDF declared harthal against this petrol price hike. Harthal will be from tomorrow 6 am to 6 pm. Motor Vehicles Union also will be on strike tomorrow (24-5-2012). Calicut university postponed all exams of 24-5-2012, date of re-scheduled exam will be announced later. The decision about reducing the price will be decided in tomorrows government cabinet meeting.