Petrol, diesel prices in India hiked again, diesel crosses Rs 105 mark in Mumbai

By Rajan Nath -- October 28, 2021 12:10 pm -- Updated:Feb 15, 2021

Petrol and diesel prices in India were hiked for the second consecutive day on Thursday after a two-day pause across the country. The latest hike has taken pump rates across the country to their highest-ever levels.

Petrol and diesel prices in India have hiked again by 35 paise per litre each, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

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Petrol now costs Rs 108.29 per litre in Delhi and Rs 114.14 in Mumbai. The diesel is Rs 97.02 a litre in Delhi and Rs 105.12 in Mumbai.

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In Kolkata, petrol and diesel cost Rs 108.78 and Rs 100.14, respectively, while in Chennai, petrol and diesel is Rs 105.13 and Rs 101.25, respectively.

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In Bengaluru, petrol is being sold at Rs 112.06 per litre and diesel at Rs 102.98. In Hyderabad, a litre of petrol is now available at Rs 112.64 and diesel at Rs 105.84.

Fuel is costlier at the border town of Ganganagar in Rajasthan, where petrol is Rs 120.52 a litre and diesel is Rs 111.39 per litre.

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The prices vary from state to state, on the basis of the incidence of local taxes.

While petrol has already hit the Rs 100-a-litre mark or more in major cities of the country, diesel has reached that level in over one-and-a-half dozen states and UTs.

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