Petrol, diesel prices on Today
Domestic fuel rates scaled new highs on Saturday as petrol, diesel prices were hiked once again by the oil marketing companies (OMCs). In Delhi, petrol is available at a price of Rs. 81.63 per litre.
A litre of petrol is selling today at a price of Rs. 89.01 per litre in Mumbai, Rs. 84.85 in Chennai and Rs. 83.49 in Kolkata. In Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata, diesel prices are at record levels of Rs. 73.54, Rs. 78.07 and Rs. 77.74, Rs. 75.39 per litre respectively
However, Rajasthan government has announced a 4 per cent cut in the state VAT on petrol and diesel on Sunday, while Andhra Pradesh government announced a reduction of tax on petrol and diesel by Rs. 2 per litre.