There was no increase in prices of petrol and diesel on Tuesday for the 18th consecutive day. Diesel price was last cut on October 2, while the price of petrol has remained stable for the last 28 days. Petrol price was last seen on September 22 from 7 to 8 paise per liter, according to Indian Oil, a leading oil marketing sector, in Delhi today, petrol remained stable at Rs 81.06 while diesel remained at Rs. 70.46 per liter.
Petrol in the commercial city of Mumbai stood at Rs 87.74 per liter and diesel at Rs 76.86 per liter. Petrol in Kolkata remained unchanged at Rs 82.59 per liter and diesel at Rs 73.99 per liter. In Chennai, the price of petrol remained at Rs 84.14 per liter and diesel at Rs 75.99 per liter.
According to information received from IOCL, the price of petrol and diesel in four major metros of the country is as follows. (Price in Rs. Per liter)
Delhi 70.46 & 81.06
Mumbai 76.86 & 87.74
Kolkata 73.99 & 82.59
Chennai 75.95 & 84.14