Petrol, diesel prices hiked by 40 paise; total increase now stands at Rs 8.40 per litre

AgenciesUpdated: Monday, April 04, 2022, 07:05 AM IST
article-image
Photo Credit: PTI

Petrol and diesel prices were on Monday hiked by 40 paise a litre each, taking the total increase in rates in the last two weeks to Rs 8.40 per litre.

Petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 103.81 per litre as against Rs 103.41 previously, while diesel rates have gone up from Rs 94.67 per litre to Rs 95.07, according to a price notification of state fuel retailers.

Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state, depending upon the incidence of local taxation.

In Mumbai, the price of petrol was held unchanged at an all-time high of Rs 118.83 per litre. Diesel price also continues to be at Rs 103.07 a litre, the highest among metros.

This is the 12th increase in prices since the ending of a four-and-half-month long hiatus in rate revision on March 22. In all, petrol prices have gone up by Rs 8.40 per litre.

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Mumbai: ESIC official booked by CBI in a graft case

Mumbai: ESIC official booked by CBI in a graft case

Daily Horoscope for Wednesday, August 17, 2022, for all zodiac signs by astrologer Vinayak Vishwas...

Daily Horoscope for Wednesday, August 17, 2022, for all zodiac signs by astrologer Vinayak Vishwas...

Mumbai: Bombay HC releases man on bail as voice samples not collected properly

Mumbai: Bombay HC releases man on bail as voice samples not collected properly

Maharashtra: Fisherman dies in explosion at Amravati; gelatin sticks suspected to have been used to...

Maharashtra: Fisherman dies in explosion at Amravati; gelatin sticks suspected to have been used to...

Bilkis Bano Case: Ignominy amid PM’s call to respect women

Bilkis Bano Case: Ignominy amid PM’s call to respect women
epaper
Do you wish to receive daily Epaper on your WhatsApp for FREE?
NO
Yes