Petrol, Diesel Latest Prices: Petrol and diesel prices are increasing the problems of the common man. Petrol and diesel prices have reached record highs in the country. On January 14, the oil companies have increased prices by 25 paise per liter. With this increase, petrol in Delhi has been increased to Rs 84.70 per liter and diesel to Rs 74.88 per liter. This is the record level of prices in Delhi. Petrol and diesel are also at record levels in Mumbai. The increase in oil prices can be gauged from the fact that petrol has become costlier by Rs 15 per liter and diesel by Rs 12.5 per liter since May 2020.
On October 4, 2018, before that, petrol reached Rs 84 per liter in Delhi on October 4, 2018, while in Mumbai then petrol was Rs 91.34 per liter. Now petrol in Delhi has gone up to Rs 84.70 per liter, while in Mumbai it is Rs 91.32 per liter. That is, it is close to record high in Mumbai too.
Crude prices are rising
In the international market, there is a strong trend in the prices of crude. Brent crude is well over $ 56 per barrel, which is almost a 1-year high. Crude fell below $ 20 in April. Experts say that the demand for crude is increasing with the opening of the economy. By mid this year, it can show a range of 60 to 65 dollars per barrel.
Petrol, diesel prices in metros
Petrol in Delhi is Rs 84.70 per liter and diesel is Rs 74.88 per liter.
Petrol in Mumbai is Rs 91.32 per liter and diesel is Rs 81.60 per liter.
Petrol in Kolkata is Rs 86.15 per liter and diesel is Rs 78.47 per liter.
Petrol in Chennai is Rs 87.40 per liter and diesel is Rs 80.19 per liter.
Petrol in Bangalore is Rs 87.56 per liter and diesel is Rs 79.40 per liter.
Petrol in Noida is Rs 84.45 per liter and diesel is Rs 75.32 per liter.
Petrol in Gurugram is Rs 82.87 per liter and diesel is Rs 75.48 per liter.
Petrol in Lucknow is Rs 84.36 per liter and diesel is Rs 75.24 per liter.
Petrol in Patna is Rs 87.23 per liter and diesel is Rs 80.02 per liter.
Price changes at 6 am
The price of petrol and diesel changes at 6 am daily. The new rates are applicable from 6 o’clock in the morning. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol diesel, its price almost doubles. Petrol and diesel prices change every day, depending on what the prices of crude are in the international market along with foreign exchange rates.
How to know the price of petrol and diesel
You can get information about petrol diesel prices through SMS. According to the website of IndianOil, you have to type your city code with RSP and send SMS to the number 9224992249. Each city code is different. You can see this from the IOCL website. At the same time, you can know the price of petrol diesel in your city by sending a message to BPCL Customer RSP 9223112222 and HPCL Customer HPPrice by sending 9222201122 messages.