The price of petrol and diesel has been increased once again today. Prices were increased for 16 days in May, due to which petrol in Delhi became expensive by Rs 3.87 and diesel by Rs 4.42. According to the website of leading oil marketing company Indian Oil Corporation, the price of petrol has increased by 29 paise and diesel by 28 paise in four metros of the country including Delhi today. In the national capital, petrol became costlier by 29 paise to Rs 94.23 and diesel by 28 paise to Rs 85.15 per liter. With every increase for the last several days, their prices are setting new records.
In Mumbai, petrol and diesel cost 28–28 paise. One liter petrol was priced at Rs 100.47 and one liter diesel was Rs 92.45.
In Chennai, the price increased by 25 paise and petrol sold by Rs 95.76 and diesel by Rs 89.90 per liter.
In Kolkata, petrol became costlier by 28 paise to Rs 94.25 and diesel by 26 paise to Rs 88 per liter.
The prices of petrol and diesel are reviewed daily and based on this, new prices are applied every day from six o’clock in the morning.
The prices of petrol and diesel in the four metros of the country today were as follows:
City Name —— Petrol Rs / Ltr – Diesel Rs / Ltr
Delhi ————— 94.23 —————— 85.15
Mumbai -————— 100.47 —————— 92.45
Chennai —————— 95.76 ——————— 89.90
Kolkata ———— 94.25 ——————— 88.00