State-run oil marketing companies kept the retail petrol and diesel prices unchanged across major cities of the country on Saturday (April 13).
In national capital Delhi, petrol is being sold for Rs 772.86 per litre while diesel retailed Rs 66.19 a litre, no change compared with Friday’s price.
In Mumbai, the petrol price costs Rs 78.43 per litre and diesel costs Rs. 69.27 a litre according to Indian Oil Corp website.
Similarly, in Kolkata, petrol and diesel are selling for Rs 74.88 a litre and Rs 67.90 per litre, no change in rates against yesterday’s prices.
People in Chennai have to shell out Rs 75.62 for a litre of petrol while diesel retailed at Rs 69.89 per litre.
Crude oil prices continue to rise in the international market and it has reached $71 a barrel. Brent crude oil is trading 1.02 percent higher at $ 71.55 a barrel on Saturday. WTI crude is trading 0.49 percent and is trading at $ 63.89 a barrel.