There has been no increase in the price of diesel today by the government oil companies. However, the price of petrol was again increased by 09 to 11 paise on Friday. Earlier, on July 30, the Delhi government had cut the price of diesel by Rs 8.36 due to which the price of diesel in Delhi was Rs 73.56 per liter in the market.
Know the price in major metros is
As per the information received from IOCL, today the price of one-liter petrol and diesel in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Chennai is as follows.
city diesel petrol
Delhi 73.56 81.94
Kolkata 77.06 83.43
Mumbai 80.11 88.58
Chennai 78.86 84.91
(Petrol-diesel is priced at Rs per liter.)
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.
Let us know about the price of petrol and diesel changes at six o'clock 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 themselves at retail prices to consumers after adding taxes and their own margins to consumers. This cost is also added to the petrol rate and diesel rate.