State-run oil companies on Tuesday (June 25) refrained from changing the retail prices of petrol and diesel across major cities of the country. In national capital Delhi, petrol is being sold for Rs 70.05 per litre while diesel costs Rs 63.90 a litre, no change compared with yesterday’s price.
Worth mentioning here is that the pump prices of petrol and diesel fuel in the national capital Delhi are the cheapest among all metros and most state capitals owing to lower taxes. On Monday, petrol price was increased by 7-8 paise a litre while diesel became costlier by 6-7 paise across the country.
In Kolkata, people have to pay Rs 72.31 for a litre of petrol while diesel costs Rs 65.82 per litre, as per data available with Indian Oil Corp website. Read More