The price of petrol in the country has surged to its highest level in the year following eight days of continuous rise in fuel prices. Oil marketers have increased petrol price today by 22-23 paise per litre, at the same time diesel prices also saw an increase by 14-15 paise per litre.
Petrol and diesel prices are set to get expensive in India, as crude oil prices jumped nearly 13 per cent, following a drone attack on a major Saudi facility. Benchmark Brent crude futures soared $7.66, or 12.80 per cent to $67.90. U.S.
The petrol prices in India remained flat despite crude edging up in the global markets amidst signs of tighter global supply. The petrol rates in India were seen trading at Rs 72.93 per litre in New Delhi, Rs 74.95 per litre in Kolkata, Rs 78.50 per litre in Mumbai and at Rs 75.69 per litre in Chennai.
Formerly known as the Indian Railway Construction Company Limited, IRCON International Limited will be entering the capital market on 17 September with its IPO (initial public offering) issue.