Petrol Price Today: Petrol crosses Rs 106, only 50 paise away from diesel 100 in Rajasthan


Petrol Diesel Price Today 9th June 2021: After a day's relief, today i.e. on Wednesday, the price of petrol and diesel increased by 25-25 paise. With this, petrol reached Rs 95.56 per liter in the Delhi market, while diesel reached Rs 86.47 per liter. Petrol has crossed Rs 106 in Sriganganagar of Rajasthan and Anuppur in Madhya Pradesh. At the same time, diesel in Sriganganagar is only 50 paise away from Rs 100 a liter. Petrol became costlier by Rs 5.24 per liter in just 22 days after May 4. Earlier, diesel has become costlier by Rs 5.17 per liter in 20 days. The notification for elections in five states was issued on 26 February. After this, state-owned oil companies last increased the price of diesel by 17 paise per liter on 27 February 2021. After this, there was no increase in its price for more than two months.

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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

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.