Petrol, Diesel Prices Steady For Tenth Straight Day

In the national capital, petrol prices were unchanged at Rs 101.19 per litre and diesel rates were constant at Rs 88.62 per litre, according to Indian Oil Corporation

Petrol, Diesel Prices Steady For Tenth Straight Day

Fuel Prices: Domestic petrol and diesel prices vary across states due to value added tax (VAT).

Petrol, Diesel Price Today: Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged across the four metros, for the tenth consecutive day, on Wednesday September 15, 2021. In the national capital, petrol prices were unchanged at Rs 101.19 per litre and diesel rates were constant at Rs 88.62 per litre, according to Indian Oil Corporation. In Mumbai, petrol is priced at Rs 107.26 per litre and diesel rates stand at Rs 96.19 per litre. (Also Read: How To Check Latest Petrol And Diesel Rates In Your City). 

Among the four metro cities, fuel rates are the highest in Mumbai, according to the state-run oil refiner. Fuel rates vary across the states due to value-added tax (VAT). 

Here are the petrol and diesel price across the metro cities:

CityPetrolDiesel
Delhi101.1988.62
Mumbai107.2696.19
Chennai98.9693.26
Kolkata101.6291.71
Source: Indian Oil

State-run oil refiners such as Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum, and Hindustan Petroleum review the fuel rates on a daily basis, by taking into account the crude oil prices in international markets and the rupee-dollar exchange rates. Any changes in petrol, diesel prices are implemented with effect from 6 am every day. 

Meanwhile, oil prices ended largely unchanged on Tuesday as tropical storm Nicholas brought heavy rain and power outages in Texas but caused less damage to U.S energy infrastructure than Hurricane Ida caused earlier this month.

Brent crude settled up 9 cents to $73.60 a barrel and U.S West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude settled up 1 cent, at $70.46.