On December 31, 2021, fuel rates remain constant across the nation. The state-run oil marketing companies have kept the prices of petrol and diesel unchanged on Friday. It has been more than a month now since petrol and diesel prices have seen any changes.
Right now, petrol is retailing at Rs 95.41 in Delhi whereas diesel prices have remained unchanged at Rs 86.67 per litre in the national capital. In Mumbai, a litre of petrol costs Rs 109.98, while diesel is being sold at Rs 94.14 per litre. Among the four metro cities, fuel rates are still the highest in Mumbai.
Similarly, in Tamil Nadu’s capital, Chennai, the prices of petrol and diesel remained unaltered at Rs 101.40 and Rs 91.43 per litre, respectively.
On the other hand, petrol is available at Rs 104.67 per litre in Kolkata and Rs 89.79 per litre and people have to shell out Rs 89.79 for one litre of diesel.
It may be noted that retail petrol and diesel prices differ from state to state on account of local taxes like VAT or freight charges. Moreover, any changes in fuel rates are implemented with effect from 6 AM every day.
Petrol and diesel prices in major Indian cities:
|CITY||PETROL (PER LITRE)||DIESEL (PER LITRE)|
|NEW DELHI||Rs 95.41||Rs 86.67|
|MUMBAI||Rs 109.98||Rs 94.14|
|CHENNAI||Rs 101.40||Rs 91.43|
|KOLKATA||Rs 104.67||Rs 89.79|
|HYDERABAD||Rs 108.20||Rs 94.62|
|BANGALORE||Rs 100.58||Rs 85.01|