Petrol Diesel Price Today: Another jump in fuel rates, 7th in 8 days


Petrol Diesel Price Today: The common people have again got the shock of inflation. Petrol and diesel prices have increased further on Tuesday (March 29). Thus, the price of petrol and diesel has increased for the seventh time in eight days.

Today, petrol has increased by 80 paise per liter, while diesel rates have increased by 70 paise per litre. In this way, the price of petrol and diesel has increased by up to Rs 4.80 in seven days.

After this hike, the price of petrol in Delhi has crossed Rs 100. Petrol is now selling at Rs 100.21 per liter while diesel is being sold at Rs 91.47 per liter in petrol. On March 29, 2022, the rate of petrol in Mumbai has reached Rs 115.04 per liter. While the price of diesel has reached Rs 99.25 per liter.

Petrol and diesel prices in major cities of the country

Delhi Petrol Rs 100.21 and Diesel Rs 91.47 per liter

Mumbai Petrol Rs 115.04 and Diesel Rs 99.25 per liter

Chennai Petrol Rs 105.94 and Diesel Rs 96.00 per liter

Kolkata Petrol Rs 109.68 and Diesel Rs 94.62 per liter

Petrol in Noida Rs 100.28 and diesel Rs 91.82 per liter

Petrol in Lucknow Rs 100.06 and diesel Rs 91.62 per liter

Petrol in Patna Rs 110.85 and diesel Rs 95.88 per liter

Earlier on Monday, the prices of petrol and diesel were increased by 30 paise and 35 paise respectively. Let us tell you that earlier on March 22, 23, 25, 26, 27 and 28, the prices of both these products were increased in the country. Earlier, petrol and diesel prices had not increased for a long time.

Amidst the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine for the last 28 days, the prices of crude oil in the international market are continuously fluctuating. Crude oil prices are seeing an increase once again. 

Due to the increase in the price of crude oil in the international market, the possibility of an increase in the prices of petrol and diesel in the Indian market was already being expressed.

In such a situation, due to the increase in the price of petrol and diesel, the common man is suffering financially.

Petrol and diesel are expensive in India due to this reason

After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles.

Petrol and diesel prices fluctuate daily depending on what the prices of crude are in the international market along with foreign exchange rates.

Find out prices of petrol, diesel in your city

The prices of petrol and diesel change daily and are updated at 6 in the morning. You can also know the daily rate of petrol-diesel through SMS. Indian Oil customers can get information by sending city code with RSP to 9224992249 and BPCL customers by sending RSP to 9223112222. Meanwhile, HPCL consumers can find out the price by sending HP Price to 9222201122.

first published:March 29, 2022, 7:25 a.m.

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