New Delhi (LokSatya). There was no change in the prices of petrol and diesel on Tuesday. Earlier on Monday, their prices had increased to a new record level. According to leading oil marketing company Indian Oil Corporation, petrol in Delhi remained stable at Rs 96.41 and diesel at Rs 87.28 per liter.
The current sequence of price hikes started on May 04. During the month of May in Delhi, petrol became costlier by Rs 3.83 and diesel by Rs 4.42. So far in June, the price of petrol has increased by Rs 2.18 and that of diesel by Rs 2.13.
There was no change in the prices of both the fuels in other cities as well. Petrol in Mumbai was priced at Rs 102.58 and diesel at Rs 94.70 per litre.
In Chennai, a liter of petrol was sold for Rs 97.69 and a liter of diesel for Rs 291.92. In Kolkata, the price of petrol remained stable at Rs 96.34 and that of diesel at Rs 90.12 per litre.
Petrol and diesel prices are reviewed daily and based on that new prices are implemented every day from 6 am.
Today the prices of petrol and diesel in four metros of the country are as follows:
City Name——Petrol Rs/Litre——Diesel Rs/Litre
Delhi————— 96.41—————— 87.28