Today, petrol price in Delhi stands at Rs 96.72 per litre, while the diesel price is Rs 89.62 per litre. In Mumbai, one litre of petrol is priced at Rs 106.31 per litre and one litre of diesel is being sold at Rs 94.27 per litre. In Chennai, petrol and diesel prices are Rs 102.63 per litre and Rs 94.24 per litre, respectively. Petrol price in Kolkata is Rs 106.03 per litre, while diesel costs Rs 92.76 per litre.
Petrol, diesel prices in Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Noida, Gurugram and other cities
To help the Indian government in controlling the inflation, fuel retailers, such as Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) have not revised the petrol and diesel prices in accordance with international prices and foreign exchange rates for over five months now.
Besides, the Congress on Sunday demanded a petrol and diesel price deduction of Rs 15 per litre and LPG price cut of Rs 150 per cylinder.