Petrol and Diesel prices have been increased once again from Saturday midnight. Petrol’s price is increased by 89 paise and diesel’s by 86 paise. Since September, this is the sixth time petrol’s price is increased and this is the 3rd time diesel’s price is increased.
Petrol price is increased by Rs 7.53 and diesel by Rs 3.90 in just 2 months. Including all taxes the petrol price is now fixed at Rs 67.62 and diesel price at Rs 56.41. The OIC has announced these rates by citing that changes in rupee value and crude oil prices as the reasons. These rates will apply from Saturday midnight said the officials.