KHARTOUM, Oct 27 (Reuters) - Sudan has doubled local fuel prices with immediate effect, the acting energy and mining minister said on Tuesday evening.
Diesel will be sold at 46 Sudanese pounds ($0.8364) per litre, and petrol will be sold at 56 pounds per litre, Khairy Abdel Rahman told a news conference.
They had been sold at 23 and 28 pounds respectively. ($1 = 55.0002 Sudanese pounds) (Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz; Writing by Mahmoud Mourad; Editing by Alison Williams)
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