After reducing prices for two consecutive days, oil companies today have kept the price of petrol and diesel stable. Earlier on Wednesday and Thursday, petrol and diesel became cheaper by a total of 39 paise per liter.
Crude oil prices have started rising once again.
Domestic oil companies have released new rates of petrol and diesel for Friday. After petrol and diesel became cheaper for two consecutive days, prices are stable again today. Earlier on Wednesday and Thursday, oil prices were seen falling. Petrol-diesel was cheaper by 39 paise per liter in these two days. In fact, during the last 10-15 days in the international market, the price of crude oil fell by more than 10 percent. But, once again, it is getting faster.
A huge container ship ‘Ever Given’ got stuck in a swage canal connecting the landmass and the Red Sea via Egypt, leading to a huge traffic jam. Due to this, crude oil is once again seeing a boom. It is being said that due to this, petrol and diesel can be expensive.
Petrol prices in major cities
- Delhi (Delhi Petrol Price Today): Rs 90.78 per liter
- Mumbai (Mumbai Petrol Price Today): Rs 97.19 per liter
- Kolkata (Kolkata Petrol Price Today): Rs 90.98 per liter
- Chennai Petrol Price Today: Rs 92.77 per liter
- Noida Petrol Price Today: Rs 89.08 per liter
Diesel prices in major cities
- Delhi (Delhi Diesel Price Today): Rs 81.10 per liter
- Mumbai (Mumbai Diesel Price Today): Rs 88.20 per liter
- Kolkata Diesel Price Today: Rs 83.98 per liter
- Chennai (Chennai Diesel Price Today): Rs 86.10 per liter
- Noida (Diesel Price Today): Rs 81.56 per liter
How expensive petrol-diesel has become in the last one year?
On Wednesday, petrol-diesel prices were reduced for the first time this year. In the last one year, the price of petrol has increased by Rs 21.58 per liter. Whereas, during this time the price of diesel has increased by Rs 19.18 per liter. In February, petrol prices in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Maharashtra reached a record Rs 100 per liter. However, after VAT was reduced by the states, they came down by three points.
Check the price of petrol and diesel in your city like this
You can also know the price of petrol and diesel in your city through SMS. For this, you have to make a message from your phone and you get the complete detail on your phone. Write RSP and your city code in your mobile and send it to number 9224992249. Petrol and diesel rates will come to your city immediately on your mobile. The code for each city is different, which you will find on the IOC website. If you want, you can also install the mobile app of IOC.
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