Petrol Diesel Price Today: Relief news has come for the common people on the inflation front. Government oil companies have released the prices of petrol and diesel for Monday 26 April. Oil companies have not increased the price of petrol and diesel for the 20th consecutive day, giving relief to the common people.
Earlier, on April 6, oil companies had increased the price of petrol and diesel by 80 paise per liter. Actually, the increase in the price of petrol and diesel that started from March 22 has stopped after increasing its prices 14 times. Petrol and diesel have become costlier by Rs 10 in the last 14 hikes.
Let us tell you that on March 22, the round of increase in the price of petrol and diesel in the country continues. Petrol and diesel prices were raised on March 22 after remaining stable for a record 137 days. Earlier, petrol and diesel prices had not increased for a long time. From November 4 last year till March 21, there was no increase in the prices of both the fuels.
Petrol is being sold at Rs 105.41 and diesel at Rs 96.67 per liter in Delhi today. Whereas petrol in Mumbai is Rs 120.51 and diesel Rs 104.77 per liter. At the same time, the price of petrol in Kolkata is Rs 115.12 while the price of diesel is Rs 99.83 per liter. At the same time, in Chennai, petrol is Rs 110.85 per liter and diesel is Rs 100.94 per liter.
Petrol and diesel prices in major cities of the country
city petrol Rs/litre diesel Rs/litre
Delhi 105.41 96.67
Mumbai 120.51 104.77
Kolkata 115.12 99.83
Chennai 110.85 100.94
Bengaluru 111.09 94.79
Ahmedabad 105.08 99.43
Chandigarh 104.74 90.83
Bhopal 118.14 101.16
Jaipur 118.03 100.92
Sriganganagar 122.93 105.34
Ranchi 108.71 102.02
Patna 116.23 101.06
Agra 105.03 96.58
Lucknow 105.25 96.83
Port Blair 91.45 85.83
position of crude oil in the international market
Significantly, the war in Ukraine is still going on in Russia. Its global impact can also be seen. In such a situation, now the concern about the prices of petrol and diesel has increased. On the other hand, the prices of crude oil are also touching the sky these days. In such a situation, due to the increase in the price of petrol and diesel, the common man is suffering financially. After that the prices started falling and now it is around $ 102 per barrel.
Because of this, petrol and diesel are expensive in the country
Let us tell you that after adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles. Petrol and diesel prices change daily based on what are the crude prices in the international market along with the foreign exchange rates.
Know the price of petrol and diesel in your city
Let us tell you that the prices of petrol and diesel change daily and get updated at 6 am. You can also know the daily rate of petrol and diesel through SMS. Indian Oil customers can get information by sending city code along with RSP to 9224992249 and BPCL customers by writing RSP to number 9223112222. At the same time, HPCL consumers can know the price by sending HP Price to the number 9222201122.
first published:April 26, 2022, 6:06 a.m.