Petrol and diesel prices continue to rise
Petrol Price Today: The process of rising oil prices in the country is not stopping. The effect of boiling in the price of crude oil in the international market is visible in the Indian markets. Petrol and diesel prices have also increased on Thursday. State-owned oil companies Indian Oil, HPCL and BPCL increased the prices of petrol by 30 paise per liter. At the same time, the price of diesel has increased by 34 paise per liter. After this, the price of petrol in the national capital Delhi increased to Rs 103.24 per liter. Whereas for one liter of diesel, Rs 91.77 will have to be paid.
In the festive season, the common man has been hit all-round by inflation. Apart from petrol and diesel, the price of LPG LPG cylinder, CNG, PNG has also increased.
Know the new rates of petrol and diesel (Petrol Diesel Rate Today)
The price of petrol in Delhi is Rs 103.24 while the price of diesel is Rs 91.77 per liter.
The price of petrol in Kolkata is Rs 103.94 while the price of diesel is Rs 94.88 per litre.
The price of petrol in Mumbai is Rs 109.25 and the price of diesel is Rs 99.55 per liter.
At the same time, petrol in Chennai is Rs 100.75 a liter and diesel is Rs 96.26 a liter.
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|Prices taken from IOC website|
Why is petrol and diesel getting expensive?
Brent crude oil prices hit a three-year high on Tuesday. At the same time, US benchmark crude has reached near the peak of 2014. Because, OPEC +, a group of countries producing and exporting crude oil, has talked about increasing crude production in a phased and complete plan instead of increasing it immediately.
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