After two days of relief, once again the government oil companies have given a shock to the petrol and diesel consumers. Government oil companies on Monday increased the price of petrol by 23 to 26 paise and the price of diesel by 31 to 35 paise. With this, the price of a liter of petrol in Delhi has been Rs 91.53 and the price of diesel has been increased to Rs 82.06 per liter.
In Mumbai, which is called the financial capital of the country, petrol has been increased to Rs 97.86 and diesel to Rs 89.17 per liter. Petrol in Kolkata is being sold today at Rs 91.66 per liter and diesel at Rs 84.90 per liter.
Petrol in Chennai has been increased to Rs 93.60 per liter and diesel to Rs 86.96 per liter. The cost of petrol and diesel in the corona transition is nothing short of a shock for the common people.