New Delhi: There is a big relief for the common people on the inflation front. Government oil companies have announced the prices of petrol and diesel for today (January 3).
Petrol and diesel prices have remained unchanged for more than two months. State-owned oil companies have not changed fuel prices for the 61st day in a row.
Even today the price of petrol remains the same. Consumers have got a lot of relief even today due to no change in the prices of petrol and diesel. Petrol and diesel prices have remained stable nationally since the reduction in excise duty on November 3.
Petrol, Diesel Price in Major Cities in India
Petrol in Delhi costs Rs 95.41 while diesel costs Rs 86.67 per litre. Petrol in Mumbai costs Rs 109.98 and diesel Rs 94.14 per litre. Petrol in Kolkata costs Rs 104.67 per liter while diesel costs Rs 89.79 per litre. Petrol in Chennai is Rs 101.40 per liter and diesel Rs 91.43 per litre.
Petrol and diesel are expensive in India because of this
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 the crude oil prices in the international market as well as the foreign exchange rates.
Find Petrol, Diesel Prices in your City
Petrol and Diesel prices change daily and are updated at 6 am. You can also know the daily rate of petrol and diesel through SMS. IndianOil customers can get information by sending RSP to 9224992249 with city code and BPCL customers by sending RSP to 9223112222. Meanwhile, HPCL consumers can check the price by sending HP Price to 9222201122.
First Published:January 3, 2022, 9:18 am