Petrol Diesel Price: Today the oil companies released the prices of petrol and diesel, know how much the prices were
Even today, there has been no increase in the prices of petrol and diesel by the oil companies. In Delhi, a liter of petrol is getting Rs 105.41 per liter while diesel is getting Rs 96.67 per liter. The price of petrol in Mumbai is Rs 120.51 and the price of diesel is Rs 104.77 per liter. Petrol in Kolkata costs Rs 115.12 while diesel costs Rs 99.83 per litre. At the same time, in Chennai, petrol is Rs 110.85 per liter and diesel is Rs 100.94 per liter. Let us inform that there was no increase in the price of these two fuels since November 4 last year.
Political opponents of the government alleged that the Modi government had prevented oil companies from raising prices due to the elections in five states. Oil companies on Sunday increased the price by Rs 25 per liter for bulk buyers of diesel after crude oil prices reached $112 a barrel in the international market. Oil dealers say that the retail price will be increased gradually.
Know how much is the price in major metros
Today the prices of one liter of petrol and diesel in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai are as follows.
City Diesel Petrol
Delhi 96.67 105.41
Mumbai 104.77 120.51
Kolkata 99.83 115.12
Chennai 100.94 110.85
(Petrol-diesel is priced in Rs. per litre.)
Petrol price crosses Rs 100 in these states
Let us inform that the price of petrol is running above Rs 100 in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Odisha, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. Petrol price is highest in Mumbai.
Know how much is the price in your city
You can also know the price of petrol and diesel through SMS. By going to the Indian Oil website, you have to write RSP and your city code and send it to the number 9224992249. The code for each city is different, which you will get from the IOCL website.
Let us tell you that the prices of petrol and diesel change every day at 6 am. The new rates are applicable from 6 am onwards. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles.
On the basis of these parameters, oil companies do the work of fixing petrol rate and diesel rate daily. Dealers are people running petrol pumps. They sell petrol themselves at retail prices to the consumers end after adding taxes and their own margins. This cost is also added to the petrol rate and diesel rate.