Petrol Diesel Price Today: Petrol, diesel rates on fire, know latest details


Petrol Diesel Price Today: The common people have suffered a major setback on the inflation front. The price of oil has increased for the second day in a row. A few days after the end of the assembly elections of five states, relief on petrol and diesel had stopped from the previous day.

Today once again the government oil companies have increased the petrol and diesel by 80 paise per liter. Earlier on Tuesday also, the price of petrol and diesel was increased by 80 paise.

After this hike, the price of diesel in Delhi has gone up to Rs 88.27 per liter today. At the same time, the price of petrol has increased to 97.01 per liter. Whereas in Mumbai, petrol is being sold at Rs 111.67 per liter, while diesel is being sold at Rs 95.85.

According to the new rate, even today the cheapest petrol in the country is being sold in Port Blair at Rs 84.30 per liter, while diesel is also being sold here at Rs 78.52 per liter. At the same time, petrol is beyond 100 in Bhapal, Jaipur, Patna, Kolkata, Chennai and Bangalore. The country’s most expensive petrol and diesel is in Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan. Here one liter of petrol costs Rs 113.87 and diesel Rs 96.91.

Petrol and diesel prices in all four metros

– Delhi Petrol Rs 97.01 and Diesel Rs 88.27 per liter

– Mumbai Petrol Rs 111.67 and Diesel Rs 95.85 per liter

– Kolkata Petrol Rs 106.34 and Diesel Rs 91.42 per liter

– Chennai petrol Rs 102.91 and diesel Rs 92.95 per liter

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.

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 23, 2022, 7:26 a.m.

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