Mumbai: Petrol and diesel prices have risen again across the country. Petrol prices have been hiked by 34 paise per liter and diesel by 37 paise per liter, as announced by petroleum companies on Thursday. Fuel prices have been stable for the past two days. It was hoped that this would curb fuel prices. However, the rise in petrol and diesel prices again today has added to the worries of the common man.
According to the rates announced by petroleum companies on Thursday, the price of petrol in Mumbai is Rs 110.75 per liter. A liter of diesel costs Rs 101.40. The price of Power Petrol is Rs 114.69 per liter. In Delhi, petrol and diesel are priced at Rs 104.78 and Rs 93.54 respectively. These rates will be applicable throughout the day today. If the fuel price hike continues like this, petrol is likely to reach Rs 120 per liter soon.
Second rise in CNG prices in October
Along with petrol and diesel, prices of PNG and CNG are also likely to go up. On Wednesday, Indraprastha Gas Ltd announced an increase of Rs 2.28 per kg in CNG prices. After the hike, the price of CNG in Delhi will go up to Rs 49.76 per kg. In Noida, the price will go up to Rs 56.02 per kg. In Gurugram, the price will be Rs 58.20 per kg, Rewadi Rs 58.90 per kg, Kaithal Rs 57.10 per kg, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut and Shamli Rs 63.28 per kg, Fatehpur and Hamirpur Rs 66.54 per kg and Ajmer, Pali and Rajsamand Rs 65.02 per kg.
Crude oil prices hit seven-year high
NYME crude is currently trading at 78 78.17 per barrel in the international market. This is the highest rate in the last seven years. Brent crude is priced at 81 81 per barrel. The reduced production of mineral oil due to corona cannot be increased immediately. Therefore, Brent crude will reach the level of 90 90 per barrel by December, experts predict.
Prices change daily at 6 p.m.
Petrol and diesel prices change every morning at 6 am. New rates are applied at 6 p.m. The price of petrol and diesel almost doubles after adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things.
Check the price of petrol and diesel
You can know the prices of petrol and diesel through SMS. Petrol-diesel prices change daily at 6am. According to Indian Oil’s website, you will have to type your city code with RSP and send an SMS to 9224992249. The code of this city is different. BPCL customers can know the price of petrol and diesel by sending RSP to 9223112222 and HPCL customers can send HPPrice to 9222201122.
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