State-run oil marketing companies kept the retail petrol and diesel prices stagnant across major cities of the country for the second consecutive day on Tuesday.
In Delhi, petrol is being sold for Rs 73 per litre while diesel retailed at Rs 66.66, no change compared with yesterday’s price.
In Kolkata, the petrol price costs Rs 75.04 a litre while diesel costs Rs 68.40 per litre, as per data available with Indian Oil Corp website.
Similarly, in Mumbai, citizens have to pay Rs.78.59 per litre and Rs 69.81 per litre, for petrol and diesel respectively.
In Chennai petrol costs Rs 75.79 while diesel retailed at Rs 70.43 per litre. Rates of petrol and diesel are determined daily by oil marketing companies on the basis of rupee-dollar rate and global crude oil prices.