Petrol, diesel prices continue downward trend

Last Updated: Fri, Oct 11, 2019 11:13 hrs
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New Delhi: As crude oil rates continue to slide in global markets, petrol and diesel prices are also seeing a downward trend in India.

On Friday, petrol prices in Delhi and Mumbai fell down by 12 paisa a litre; 11 paisa/litre in Kolkata and 13 paisa/litre in Chennai. Similarly diesel rates have also come down by 15 paisa/litre in Delhi and Kolkata, and 16 paisa/litre in Mumbai and Chennai.

According to the Indian Oil website, petrol rates in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai are: Rs 73.42/litre, Rs 76.07/litre, Rs 79.03/litre and Rs 76.25/litre respectively. The diesel rates in these four metro cities are: Rs 66.60/litre, Rs 68.96/litre, Rs 69.81/litre and Rs 70.35/litre respectively.

Fuel rates were last increased on September 30 and since then the rates have been falling much to the relief of the consumers in this festive season.

State Capitals (Applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 01-04-2016) Petrol Current Price(Per Lt) Petrol Previous Price(Per Lt) Change(Rs)
Petrol price in New DelhiRs.73.54 Rs.73.59 -0.05
Petrol price in KolkataRs.76.18 Rs.76.23 -0.05
Petrol price in MumbaiRs.79.15 Rs.79.20 -0.05
Petrol price in ChennaiRs.76.38 Rs.76.43 -0.05
Petrol price in GurgaonRs.73.02 Rs.73.24 -0.22
Petrol price in NoidaRs.75.14 Rs.75.00 0.14
Petrol price in BangaloreRs.76.00 Rs.76.05 -0.05
Petrol price in BhubaneswarRs.72.73 Rs.72.58 0.15
Petrol price in ChandigarhRs.69.49 Rs.69.54 -0.05
Petrol price in HyderabadRs.78.20 Rs.78.25 -0.05
Petrol price in JaipurRs.77.18 Rs.77.55 -0.37
Petrol price in LucknowRs.74.88 Rs.75.07 -0.19
Petrol price in PatnaRs.77.15 Rs.77.13 0.02
Petrol price in TrivandrumRs.76.89 Rs.76.94 -0.05