In India’s financial capital Mumbai, petrol is inching towards Rs. 107-mark, currently priced at Rs. 106.93 a litre while diesel rates have increased to Rs. 97.46 per litre.
Petrol has crossed Rs. 112/litre mark in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar
After a brief hiatus of one day, oil retailers again increased fuel prices on Saturday across India. Petrol prices are already above the ₹ 100-mark across six metro cities while diesel retails at an all-time high. With the latest hike, petrol has now surpassed the psychological mark of ₹ 100 per litre in few more cities. Petrol prices in Delhi jumped by 35 paise from ₹ 100.56 a litre to ₹ 100.91 a litre while diesel is priced at ₹ 89.88 a litre, after a hike of 26 paise. In India’s financial capital Mumbai, petrol is inching towards ₹ 107-mark, currently priced at ₹ 106.93 a litre while diesel rates have increased to ₹ 97.46 per litre.
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Here are the petrol and diesel prices across six major metro cities on July 10, 2021:
|Delhi||₹ 100.91||₹ 89.88|
|Mumbai||₹ 106.93||₹ 97.46|
|Chennai||₹ 101.67||₹ 94.39|
|Kolkata||₹ 101.01||₹ 92.97|
|Bengaluru||₹ 104.29||₹ 95.26|
|Hyderabad||₹ 104.86||₹ 97.96|
Petrol in Chennai now costs ₹ 101.67 a litre while diesel retails at ₹ 94.39 a litre. Fuel rates in Bengaluru have jumped to ₹ 104.29 a litre and ₹ 95.26 a litre, respectively. Petrol rates in Kolkata breached ₹ 101-mark after a hike of 39 paise to ₹ 101.01 a litre. Diesel now costs ₹ 92.97 a litre. In Hyderabad, petrol currently retails at ₹ 104.86 a litre, while diesel is priced at ₹ 97.96 a litre.
This is the seventh hike this month that took fuel rates to new all-time highs. Petrol has now breached the ₹ 100-mark in Jammu, retailing at ₹ 100.21 per litre while diesel costs ₹ 90.44 per litre. Presently, petrol prices are above ₹ 100 a litre mark in 18 states and UTs – Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Odisha, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Bihar, Nagaland, Sikkim and West Bengal.
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Fuel prices are the most expensive in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar where petrol currently stands at ₹ 112.24 per litre, while diesel stands at ₹ 103.15 a litre. In Madhya Pradesh’s Rewa and Anuppur districts, petrol prices on Saturday touched ₹ 111.82 a litre and ₹ 111.82 a litre, respectively. Diesel, on the other hand, in these districts reached ₹ 100.72 a litre and ₹ 101.06 a litre, respectively. Customers in the Parbhani district of Maharashtra will now have to pay ₹ 109.24 a litre and ₹ 98.19 a litre for petrol and diesel, respectively.
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