In what comes as good news for motorists in the national capital, petrol and diesel prices are likely to become cheaper in Delhi than Uttar Pradesh in the next few days, reported Times of India.
On October 5, the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government had matched the Centre’s move to reduce the fuel prices by Rs 2.5 per litre, bring the effective cut to Rs 5 per litre, while Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal denied bringing down the tax on fuel.
This had made the petrol and diesel prices in UP lower than Delhi, with motorists in the national capital, particularly those near the border of the two states, preferring to tank up in the neighbouring state where the fuel had become Rs 3 cheaper. Read more
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