In the country, the prices of petrol and diesel increased for 21 consecutive days this month. On 22nd day i.e. on Sunday, the chain stopped and prices remained stable. But today on Monday, petrol-diesel has become more expensive. Petrol has been costlier by Rs 9.17 per liter and diesel by Rs 11.23 per liter in the last 23 days. Diesel in Delhi is 10 paise more expensive than petrol.
Price is so high in major metros
Today, one liter of petrol in Delhi is costlier by 5 paise and diesel by 13 paise. After this, the price of petrol in Delhi was Rs 80.43 per liter. At the same time, the price of diesel has been increased to Rs 80.53 per liter. According to information from the IOCL website, the price of one liter of petrol in Kolkata, Mumbai, and Chennai is 82.10, 87.19, and 83.63 per liter respectively. Talking about diesel, its prices in these metros are 75.64, 78.83, and 77.72 respectively.
Earlier on Sunday, there was no increase in the prices of petrol and diesel in the national capital Delhi. Yesterday, the price of petrol in Delhi was Rs 80.38 per liter and diesel was Rs 80.40 per liter.
Know how much is the price in your city
You can know the price of petrol and diesel through SMS. According to the website of IndianOil, you have to write RSP and your city code and send it to number 9224992249. The code for each city is different, which you will get from the IOCL website.
Price changes at six o'clock every day
Please tell us that the price of petrol and diesel changes at six in the morning every day. The new rates are applicable from 6 o'clock in the morning. After adding excise duty, dealer commission, and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles.
Petrol and diesel prices change daily, depending on what the crude prices are in the international market along with foreign exchange rates. On the basis of these standards, the oil companies do the work of fixing the petrol rate and diesel rate daily.
The dealers are the people running the petrol pumps. They sell petrol at retail prices to consumers after adding taxes and their own margins. This cost is also added to the petrol rate and diesel rate.