The continuous rise in petrol and diesel prices in the country has hit the citizens one more time. Today, petrol and diesel prices have gone up again. Petrol price has been hiked by 24 paise and diesel by 27 paise. As a result, petrol price in Ahmedabad has reached 92.59. So the price of diesel has reached 93.19 paise. Petrol and diesel prices have risen more than 20 times in a month and a half and in many cities, including Mumbai and Bhopal, petrol prices have crossed 100. So the price of petrol in Delhi has crossed 95.
Rajasthan has the highest VAT on petrol and diesel in the country. This is followed by Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Mumbai is the first metropolis in the country where petrol crossed Rs 100 per liter on May 29. In Mumbai, petrol is currently priced at Rs 101.71 and diesel at Rs 93.77 per liter.
This is the 22nd increase in petrol and diesel prices since May 4 this year. Meanwhile, petrol price has gone up by Rs 5.15 per liter and diesel by Rs 5.74 per liter.
The price in the domestic market is determined on a daily basis based on the average price of the day.
The price of petrol and diesel changes every day at six o’clock in the morning. That is, the new rates apply from six o’clock in the morning. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other taxes, the price of petrol and diesel almost doubles.
The price of petrol and diesel is updated every morning at 6 o’clock. You can also know the daily rate of petrol and diesel through SMS. Indian Oil customers can know the price by sending RSP to 9224992249 and BPCL customers can send RSP to 9223112222. While HPCL customers can know the price by sending HPPrice to 9222201122.