Fuel prices climb to new highs on Friday

Last Updated: Fri, Sep 14, 2018 11:29 hrs
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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.

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 DelhiRs.81.00 Rs.80.87 0.13
Petrol price in KolkataRs.82.87 Rs.82.74 0.13
Petrol price in MumbaiRs.88.39 Rs.88.26 0.13
Petrol price in ChennaiRs.84.19 Rs.84.05 0.14
Petrol price in GurgaonRs.81.60 Rs.81.36 0.24
Petrol price in NoidaRs.80.97 Rs.80.84 0.13
Petrol price in BangaloreRs.83.64 Rs.83.51 0.13
Petrol price in BhubaneswarRs.79.73 Rs.79.72 0.01
Petrol price in ChandigarhRs.77.99 Rs.77.86 0.13
Petrol price in HyderabadRs.85.88 Rs.85.75 0.13
Petrol price in JaipurRs.81.48 Rs.81.35 0.13
Petrol price in LucknowRs.80.80 Rs.80.64 0.16
Petrol price in PatnaRs.87.19 Rs.87.06 0.13
Petrol price in TrivandrumRs.84.33 Rs.84.20 0.13

Source for rates: Indian Oil Corporation