Petrol Price Latest: Relief Wednesday, break for the second consecutive day on the rising price of petrol and diesel

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Petrol Diesel Price Today 14th July 2021: Despite the increase in the price of crude oil, there is relief in petrol and diesel today. There has been a break in the price of petrol and diesel for the second consecutive day. There has been no change in the new rate released by state-run petroleum companies on Wednesday. On Monday, for the first time in three months, the price of diesel was reduced by 18 paise per liter, while the price of petrol was increased by 28 paise.


Even today, petrol in Sriganganagar of Rajasthan is Rs 112.53 and diesel is Rs 102.98 per liter. In almost all the metro cities of the country, petrol is standing by scoring a century. At the same time, diesel is also being sold beyond 100 in some cities. The continuous increase in the prices of petrol-diesel since May 4 has affected various cities of the country especially the states and union territories of Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Telangana, Odisha, Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Bihar, Kerala Petrol has crossed the Rs 100 mark in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal, Manipur, Jammu, and Union Territories.


Brent crude was at $ 76.49 per barrel in the US market on Tuesday. It is higher by $ 1.08 compared to the previous day. At the same time, US West Texas Intermediate or WTI crude also climbed $ 0.92 to close at $ 75.25 per barrel.

See where petrol and diesel are being sold the most expensive and cheapest

name of the city Petrol Rs/Litre Diesel Rs/Litre

Shri Ganga Nagar 112.53 102.98

Reva 111.75 100.56

Indore 109.6 98.599

Parbhani 109.46 97.98

Jaipur 108.03 98.85

Mumbai 107.2 97.29

Jaipur 107.03 98.85

Pune 106.77 95.38

Hyderabad 105.15 97.78

Bangalore 104.58 95.09

Patna 103.52 95.3

Chennai 101.92 94.24

Kolkata 101.35 92.81

New Delhi 101.19 89.72

Gurugram 98.83 90.31

Noida 98.39 90.19

Lucknow 98.29 90.11

Agra 97.98 89.3

Chandigarh 97.31 89.35

Source: IOC

Let us tell you that till now in July, the price of petrol has increased for 7 days, then the price of diesel has increased four times. Petrol and diesel prices were increased for 16 days in June 2021. In May also, the prices of petrol and diesel were increased for 16 days. This hike in retail fuel prices started from 4 May 2021. Prior to this, there was no change in the prices of petrol and diesel for 18 consecutive days between elections in 5 states.

This is how the rate of petrol and diesel increases

After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles. If the excise duty of the central government and the VAT of the state governments were removed, then the rate of diesel and petrol would have been around Rs 27 a liter, but whether it is the central or the state government, both cannot remove the tax at any cost. Because a major part of the revenue comes from here. This money leads to development.

Prices are fixed every morning

In fact, the prices of petrol and diesel change daily based on the price of crude in the international market along with foreign exchange rates. Oil marketing companies fix the rates of petrol and diesel daily after reviewing the prices. Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum revise the rates of petrol and diesel every day at 6 am.

Know the rates of petrol and diesel in your city through SMS

You can also check the price of petrol and diesel in your city daily through SMS. Indian Oil (IOC) consumers can send RSP to number 9224992249 and HPCL (HPCL) consumers can send HPPRICE to number 9222201122. BPCL customers can send RSP to the number 9223112222.