Petrol price touches new 2018 low in Delhi at 69.79 per litre

Last Updated: Wed, Dec 26, 2018 11:46 hrs
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New Delhi: Petrol price in Delhi fell further on Tuesday to touch a new 2018 low of Rs 69.79 per litre.

On Monday, petrol was sold at Rs 69.86 a litre in the national capital, data on the Indian Oil Corp' website showed.

Similarly, in the southern metropolitan city of Chennai too, petrol price declined to a fresh low level -- Rs 72.41 -- down from selling price of Rs 72.48 on Monday.

In Kolkata and Mumbai, petrol prices which had already hit their respective lowest levels of 2018 earlier in the month declined further on Tuesday to Rs 71.89 and Rs 75.41 against the previous price of Rs 71.96 and Rs 75.48 per litre.

The decline in domestic fuel prices comes amid the recent fall in global crude oil prices.

As per the country's dynamic pricing mechanism, the domestic fuel prices depend upon international fuel prices on a 15-day average and the value of the rupee.

However, cost of diesel remained stagnant in the four metro cities. In Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, diesel was prices were maintained at Rs 63.83, Rs 65.59, Rs 66.79 and Rs 67.38 respectively.

State Capitals (Applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 26-12-2018) Petrol Current Price(Per Lt) Petrol Previous Price(Per Lt) Change(Rs)
Petrol price in DelhiRs.69.79 Rs.69.86 -0.07
Petrol price in KolkataRs.71.89 Rs.71.96 -0.07
Petrol price in MumbaiRs.75.41 Rs.75.48 -0.07
Petrol price in ChennaiRs.72.41 Rs.72.48 -0.07
Petrol price in FaridabadRs.71.03 Rs.70.95 0.08
Petrol price in GurgaonRs.70.72 Rs.70.69 0.03
Petrol price in NoidaRs.69.68 Rs.69.83 -0.15
Petrol price in GhaziabadRs.69.66 Rs.69.71 -0.05
Petrol price in AgartalaRs.66.69 Rs.66.75 -0.06
Petrol price in AizwalRs.66.62 Rs.66.39 0.23
Petrol price in AmbalaRs.70.64 Rs.70.69 -0.05
Petrol price in BangaloreRs.70.35 Rs.70.42 -0.07
Petrol price in BhopalRs.72.65 Rs.72.72 -0.07
Petrol price in BhubhaneswarRs.68.78 Rs.68.85 -0.07
Petrol price in ChandigarhRs.65.98 Rs.66.05 -0.07
Petrol price in DehradunRs.70.08 Rs.70.23 -0.15
Petrol price in GandhinagarRs.67.48 Rs.67.36 0.12
Petrol price in GangtokRs.73.15 Rs.73.25 -0.10
Petrol price in GuwahatiRs.69.21 Rs.69.39 -0.18
Petrol price in HyderabadRs.74.02 Rs.74.09 -0.07
Petrol price in ImphalRs.66.10 Rs.66.17 -0.07
Petrol price in ItanagarRs.63.97 Rs.64.01 -0.04
Petrol price in JaipurRs.70.42 Rs.70.49 -0.07
Petrol price in JammuRs.71.27 Rs.71.38 -0.11
Petrol price in JalandharRs.74.78 Rs.74.85 -0.07
Petrol price in KohimaRs.68.38 Rs.68.45 -0.07
Petrol price in LucknowRs.69.70 Rs.69.76 -0.06
Petrol price in PanjimRs.62.11 Rs.62.19 -0.08
Petrol price in PatnaRs.73.91 Rs.74.00 -0.09
Petrol price in Port BlairRs.60.41 Rs.60.47 -0.06
Petrol price in RaipurRs.68.27 Rs.68.35 -0.08
Petrol price in RanchiRs.68.73 Rs.68.82 -0.09
Petrol price in ShillongRs.67.04 Rs.67.11 -0.07
Petrol price in ShimlaRs.69.55 Rs.68.96 0.59
Petrol price in SrinagarRs.74.29 Rs.74.35 -0.06
Petrol price in TrivandrumRs.72.99 Rs.72.91 0.08
Petrol price in SilvassaRs.68.23 Rs.68.30 -0.07
Petrol price in DamanRs.68.14 Rs.68.21 -0.07
Petrol price in PondicherryRs.69.01 Rs.69.16 -0.15

Source for prices: Indian Oil Corporation



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