Retail petrol prices were increased by 6-7 paise across the country while oil marketing companies lowered diesel prices by 5-6 paise on Thursday. In the national capital Delhi, petrol is sold at Rs 72.48 per litre as compared with Rs 72.41 a litre on Wednesday while diesel is retailing at Rs 67.32 a litre, 5 paise dip from yesterday’s price, according to data from Indian Oil Corporation website.
After today’s rate revision, in Mumbai, the retail prices of petrol and diesel are Rs 78.10 a litre and Rs 70.52 a litre respectively. Petrol was sold at Rs 78.04 a litre while the price of diesel was Rs 70.58 per litre in Mumbai on Wednesday.
Citizens in Chennai have to pay Rs 75.27 for a litre of petrol, an increase of 7 paise against yesterday’s price. Diesel costs Rs 71.15 a litre, 5 paise dip from yesterday’s price. Read More