Fuel prices in India are reported to have remained unchanged for the 141st consecutive day on Sunday. In Delhi, the national capital, a litre each of petrol and diesel is being sold at ₹96.72 and ₹89.62 respectively.
In Mumbai, petrol is being sold at ₹106.31 per litre and diesel at ₹94.27 per litre. People in Chennai can purchase petrol is being sold at ₹102.63 per litre and diesel is being sold at ₹94.24 per litre respectively. In Kolkata, petrol is being sold at ₹106.03 per litre and diesel at ₹92.76 per litre.
Here are today’s rates of petrol and diesel in some major cities of India:
|City||Petrol Price (per litre)||Diesel Price (per litre)|
People can check the prices of petrol and diesel in their city by sending an SMS. Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) customers can send RSP
Oil marketing companies review fuel prices daily and the rates are either revised or kept unchanged. The revised fuel prices come into effect at 6 am daily.
In September, sales of petrol and diesel jumped as economic activity picked up with the nearing festival season.
A report by news agency PTI last week said that petrol sales soared 13.2 per cent to 2.65 million tonnes last month when compared to 2.34 million tonnes of consumption in September 2021. Diesel saw a 22.6 per cent rise in sales in September to 5.99 million tonnes when compared to the same month last year.