New Delhi: Fuel price jumped to all-time high on Friday, with petrol being sold at Rs 81.28 per litre and diesel at Rs 73.30 per litre in the national capital.
— Deshpande Shrinivas (@deshpandeshrini) September 14, 2018
Petrol and diesel prices in Mumbai are Rs 88.67/litre and Rs 77.82/litre respectively, locals say, "Don't know what the government is doing? It should reduce fuel prices. Achhe din kab aayenge?" pic.twitter.com/zCSIVQdxCF— ANI (@ANI) September 14, 2018
Why Maharashtra Government "Rs 88.67" is not reducing tax on #FuelPrice ?— K Mohan (@Mohansainikpuri) September 14, 2018
@narendramodi what is happening,y r u torturing nd playing with people's life by increasing #FuelPrice..is this for u r elected as PM of INDIA...y u don't reply people, u r thinking tat people of INDIA are slaves to u...shame on u nd ur govt.....— 1kranthi (@1kranthi4) September 14, 2018
The petrol price was increased by 28 paise per litre, while the diesel saw a hike of 22 paise per litre in the national capital, informed the Indian Oil Corporation.
On the other hand, the price of petrol rose to Rs 88.67 per litre in Mumbai, while diesel is being sold at 77.82 per litre.
The continuous hike in the fuel price is being witnessed from past few days, causing much trouble to the common people.
Speaking about the soaring fuel price, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan earlier said that the hike in fuel price in the country is due to international factors, and not under the Centre's control.
State Capitals (Applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 14-09-2018) Petrol Current Price(Per Lt) Petrol Previous Price(Per Lt) Change(Rs) Petrol price in New Delhi Rs.81.00 Rs.80.87 0.13 Petrol price in Kolkata Rs.82.87 Rs.82.74 0.13 Petrol price in Mumbai Rs.88.39 Rs.88.26 0.13 Petrol price in Chennai Rs.84.19 Rs.84.05 0.14 Petrol price in Gurgaon Rs.81.60 Rs.81.36 0.24 Petrol price in Noida Rs.80.97 Rs.80.84 0.13 Petrol price in Bangalore Rs.83.64 Rs.83.51 0.13 Petrol price in Bhubaneswar Rs.79.73 Rs.79.72 0.01 Petrol price in Chandigarh Rs.77.99 Rs.77.86 0.13 Petrol price in Hyderabad Rs.85.88 Rs.85.75 0.13 Petrol price in Jaipur Rs.81.48 Rs.81.35 0.13 Petrol price in Lucknow Rs.80.80 Rs.80.64 0.16 Petrol price in Patna Rs.87.19 Rs.87.06 0.13 Petrol price in Trivandrum Rs.84.33 Rs.84.20 0.13
Source for rates: Indian Oil Corporation