Prices of petrol and diesel was increased for the third consecutive day on Saturday. In the national capital Delhi, petrol was costlier by 27 paise per liter in three days, while diesel price was up by 24 paise per liter.
On Saturday, oil companies raised petrol prices by 14 paise to 13 paise per liter in Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai. Diesel price has been increased by 13 paise to Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai and 14 paise per liter in Mumbai.
According to the IndianOil website, petrol price in Delhi is 70.60 while diesel is priced at Rs 65.86, in Kolkata Rs 72.71 per liter of diesel 67.64, petrol at Rs 76.23 per liter in Delhi, Rs 68.97 per liter in Delhi, Rs 73.28 in Chennai and Rs 69.57 per liter in Chennai.