New Delhi: There is a major relief for the common people on the inflation front. Government oil companies have announced the prices of petrol and diesel for today (January 21).
Petrol and diesel prices have not changed for more than two months. State-owned oil companies have not changed fuel prices for the 79th day in a row.
Even today the price of petrol remains the same. Even today, consumers have been greatly relieved as there is no change in petrol and diesel prices. Petrol and diesel prices have been stable at the national level since the reduction in excise duty on November 3.
Petrol, diesel prices in major cities of India
In Delhi, the price of petrol is Rs 95.41 while the price of diesel is Rs 86.67 per liter. In Mumbai, petrol is priced at Rs 109.98 and diesel at Rs 94.14 per liter. In Kolkata, petrol is priced at Rs 104.67 per liter while diesel is priced at Rs 89.79 per liter. In Chennai, petrol is Rs 101.40 a liter and diesel is Rs 91.43 a liter.
Petrol and diesel are expensive in India due to this reason
After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles.
Petrol and diesel prices fluctuate daily depending on what the prices of crude are in the international market along with foreign exchange rates.
Find out prices of petrol, diesel in your city
The prices of petrol and diesel change daily and are updated at 6 in the morning. You can also know the daily rate of petrol-diesel through SMS. Indian Oil customers can get information by sending city code with RSP to 9224992249 and BPCL customers by sending RSP to 9223112222. Meanwhile, HPCL consumers can find out the price by sending HP Price to 9222201122.
first published:Jan. 21, 2022, 7:31 a.m.