Petrol prices up 19 paise/litre, diesel by 28 paise as global crude rates rise

Last Updated: Sat, Jan 12, 2019 11:50 hrs
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New Delhi: Following a rise in global crude oil prices, transport fuel rates were hiked on Friday for the third time this month after a prolonged period of fall in petrol and diesel prices.

As per data from state-run Indian Oil Corp, petrol prices rose by 19 paise per litre on Friday and diesel by 28 paise across the four major metros.

Petrol price in the Delhi was increased to Rs 69.07 per litre on Friday, while in Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, the fuel cost Rs 71.20, Rs 74.72 and Rs 71.67 per litre, respectively.

Similarly, the price of diesel went up on Friday in the national capital to Rs 62.81 per litre.

In Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, diesel sold at Rs 64.58, Rs 65.73 and Rs 66.31 a litre respectively.

With petroleum products being outside the GST regime, prices vary as a result of local taxes.

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.

Following the implementation of production cuts by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC producers, global crude rates have been hardening and UK Brent crude was trading on Friday close to $62 a barrel after having fallen below $50 last month.

State Capitals (Applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 12-01-2019) Petrol Current Price(Per Lt) Petrol Previous Price(Per Lt) Change(Rs)
Petrol price in DelhiRs.69.07 Rs.68.88 0.19
Petrol price in KolkataRs.71.20 Rs.71.01 0.19
Petrol price in MumbaiRs.74.72 Rs.74.53 0.19
Petrol price in ChennaiRs.71.67 Rs.71.47 0.20
Petrol price in FaridabadRs.70.45 Rs.70.33 0.12
Petrol price in GurgaonRs.70.27 Rs.70.12 0.15
Petrol price in NoidaRs.69.22 Rs.69.15 0.07
Petrol price in GhaziabadRs.69.11 Rs.68.91 0.20
Petrol price in AgartalaRs.69.20 Rs.68.84 0.36
Petrol price in AizwalRs.66.15 Rs.65.49 0.66
Petrol price in AmbalaRs.69.95 Rs.69.73 0.22
Petrol price in BangaloreRs.71.34 Rs.71.14 0.20
Petrol price in BhopalRs.72.10 Rs.71.91 0.19
Petrol price in BhubhaneswarRs.68.20 Rs.67.90 0.30
Petrol price in ChandigarhRs.65.32 Rs.65.14 0.18
Petrol price in DehradunRs.69.46 Rs.69.45 0.01
Petrol price in GandhinagarRs.66.92 Rs.66.59 0.33
Petrol price in GangtokRs.72.50 Rs.72.30 0.20
Petrol price in GuwahatiRs.68.64 Rs.68.38 0.26
Petrol price in HyderabadRs.73.27 Rs.73.07 0.20
Petrol price in ImphalRs.65.43 Rs.59.18 6.25
Petrol price in ItanagarRs.63.09 Rs.62.92 0.17
Petrol price in JaipurRs.69.72 Rs.69.79 -0.07
Petrol price in JammuRs.70.58 Rs.70.40 0.18
Petrol price in JalandharRs.74.06 Rs.73.85 0.21
Petrol price in KohimaRs.67.71 Rs.67.53 0.18
Petrol price in LucknowRs.60.09 Rs.68.86 -8.77
Petrol price in PanjimRs.61.77 Rs.61.60 0.17
Petrol price in PatnaRs.73.22 Rs.73.04 0.18
Petrol price in Port BlairRs.59.83 Rs.59.67 0.16
Petrol price in RaipurRs.67.71 Rs.67.44 0.27
Petrol price in RanchiRs.68.37 Rs.68.03 0.34
Petrol price in ShillongRs.66.55 Rs.66.17 0.38
Petrol price in ShimlaRs.68.42 Rs.67.77 0.65
Petrol price in SrinagarRs.73.62 Rs.73.43 0.19
Petrol price in TrivandrumRs.71.96 Rs.71.89 0.07
Petrol price in SilvassaRs.67.56 Rs.67.22 0.34
Petrol price in DamanRs.67.47 Rs.67.23 0.24
Petrol price in PondicherryRs.68.33 Rs.68.23 0.10

Source for prices: Indian Oil Corporation



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