New Delhi. Petrol and diesel prices continued to rise for the 8th consecutive day on Tuesday. Petrol has crossed Rs 89 in Delhi, while Rs 95.75 is being sold in Mumbai, and the rapid rise in crude oil prices, there is no hope of curbing the inflation of petrol and diesel. . Petrol has become costlier by Rs 2.34 a liter for seven consecutive days in Delhi, while the price of diesel has increased by Rs 2.57 per liter.
Petrol and diesel price increases
According to information received from IOCL, petrol prices have increased by 30 paise in Delhi, 29 paise in Kolkata and Mumbai and 26 paise in Chennai in the four metros of the country. At the same time, the price of diesel has increased by 35 paise in Delhi and Kolkata, 38 paise in Mumbai and 33 paise in Chennai.
Fresh prices of petrol and diesel
According to the website of Indian Oil, the price of petrol in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai has increased to Rs 89.29, Rs 90.54, Rs 95.75 and Rs 91.45 per liter respectively. Diesel prices have also increased to Rs 79.70, Rs 83.29, Rs 86.72 and Rs 84.77 per liter in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai respectively.
What is the increase in the year
So far in the year 2021, petrol and diesel prices have become more expensive by about Rs 6 per liter. First, if you talk about diesel, then it has increased by Rs 5.83 in Delhi, Rs 5.85 in Kolkata, Rs 6.21 in Mumbai and Rs 5.56 per liter in Chennai. Talking about the price of petrol, it has seen an increase of Rs 5.58 in Delhi, Rs 5.35 in Kolkata, Rs 5.41 in Mumbai and Rs 4.94 per liter in Chennai.