Petrol, Diesel Price Today: Petrol prices were hiked across the four metro cities on Saturday, July 17, while diesel rates remained steady, after touching new highs on July 15. In the national capital, petrol rates were hiked by 30 paise from Rs 101.54 to Rs 101.84 per litre, while diesel rates remained steady at Rs 89.87, according to Indian Oil Corporation. In Mumbai, the revised petrol prices stand at Rs 107.83 per litre, and diesel is retailed at Rs 97.45. Petrol rates crossed the Rss 102-mark in Kolkata today. (Also Read:How To Check Latest Petrol And Diesel Rates In Your City)
Currently, among the four metros, petrol and diesel prices are the highest in Mumbai, according to the state-run oil refiner. Fuel rates vary across the states in India due to value-added tax.
Here are the petrol and diesel price across the metro cities:
|Source: Indian Oil|
Petrol and diesel rates are revised by state-run oil refiners such as Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum, and Hindustan Petroleum on a daily basis, considering crude oil prices in the international markets and rupee-dollar exchange rates. Any changes in fuel prices are implemented with effect from 6 am every day.
Meanwhile, on Friday, July 16, the rupee he rupee slipped three paise against the US dollar on Friday, July 16, to settle at 74.57 (provisional). Global oil benchmark Brent crude futures advanced 0.37 per cent to $ 73.74 per barrel.