Petrol prices rose by 7 paise while diesel edged down about 10-11 paise across major cities on Friday. Petrol price in Mumbai stood at Rs 78.17 a litre while diesel was at Rs 70.42 per litre, at par with December 2018 levels.
According to the Indian Oil Corp data, in New Delhi, petrol costs Rs 72.55 per litre and diesel Rs 67.22 per litre. In Kolkata and Chennai, petrol stood at Rs 74.63 per litre and Rs 75.37 per litre while diesel stood at Rs 69.01 per litre and Rs 71.04 a litre, 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
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