Petrol-Diesel Price Today: Oil companies have not increased the prices of petrol in metro cities for the 33rd consecutive day on Thursday, 19th August, but have reduced the prices of diesel for the second consecutive day today. Petrol is being sold in the capital Delhi today at a price of Rs 101.84. While diesel has become cheaper by 20 paise and is being sold at Rs 89.67 per liter. Diesel has become cheaper by 40 paise per liter in two days. Petrol has become costlier by Rs 11.15 per liter in 41 times since May in the capital Delhi. Talking about diesel, before the relief of two days, its prices had increased by Rs 10.80 per liter from May till now. Petrol is now being sold at a price of more than Rs 100 per liter in most states of the country.
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) revise oil prices every day on the basis of international price and foreign exchange rates. The price of petrol and diesel is fixed on the basis of freight charges, local taxes and VAT, due to which its prices are different in every state.
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Most expensive petrol in metro cities in Mumbai
Talking about all the four major cities of the country, Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai, the most expensive petrol is being sold in Mumbai. In the country’s financial capital Mumbai, petrol is being sold at Rs 107.83 per liter and after today’s reduction, diesel is being sold at Rs 97.04 per liter. The most expensive petrol in the country is being sold in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar. The price of petrol per liter in Sriganganagar is Rs 112.97. Apart from this, the country’s most expensive diesel is being sold in Sri Ganganagar itself and is priced at Rs 102.51 per liter. Petrol has become cheaper by 49 paise and diesel by 66 paise per liter in Sriganganagar today.
Check your city rate like this
The country’s three oil marketing companies HPCL, BPCL and IOC issue new rates of petrol and diesel every day after 6 am. For new rates, you can get information by visiting the website of these oil companies. Apart from this, you can also check the rate through SMS on your mobile phone. You can also find out about the price of petrol and diesel by sending an SMS to 92249 92249.
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