Petrol, Diesel prices at an all-time high in Delhi and Mumbai
New Delhi : Another hike in the prices of petrol and diesel pushed its prices to an all-time high in Delhi and Mumbai. This comes as international oil prices are at three year high with global benchmark Brent trading at USD 78.64 per barrel.
Petrol price was increased by 25 paise to Rs 101.89 per litre in Delhi on Friday. In the national capital, diesel price was hiked by 30 paise to Rs 90.17 per litre.
Meanwhile, in Mumbai, petrol will cost you Rs 107.95 per litre following a hike of 22 paise, and diesel becomes costlier by 29 paise to reach Rs 94.74 per litre.
Earlier in July, the petrol prices in Delhi were around 101.84 Rs per litre and Rs 107.83 in Mumbai.
This spurt in global rates led state-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) resuming daily price revisions on September 24, ending the pause in rates that came into effect from September 5. Notably, prices differ from state to state depending on the incidence of local taxes, PTI reported.