Petrol prices edged lower by 10 paise in Mumbai, New Delhi, and Kolkata and by 11 paise in Chennai, while diesel prices remained unchanged for the fourth day on Monday. In Mumbai, petrol and diesel prices were at Rs 76.37 a litre and Rs 68.81 per litre, respectively, according to the Indian Oil Corp data.
Petrol prices in New Delhi stood at Rs 70.74 per litre, and diesel prices at Rs 65.71 a litre. In Kolkata and Chennai, petrol rates were at Rs 72.84 per litre and Rs 73.43per litre, respectively, while diesel prices stood at Rs 67.49 a litre and Rs 69.41, respectively.
Transport fuel rates were hiked sharply on January 13 as global crude oil rates continued to climb handsomely following the implementation of output cuts by global oil producers from January 1. Read More