New Delhi: On Sunday, petrol and diesel costs have been raised for the fifth day in a row throughout the nation. The present enhance, which comes because of the persistent rise in worldwide oil costs, has pushed pump costs throughout the nation to all-time highs.
Petrol costs within the nationwide capital climbed by Rs 0.35 to Rs 107.59 per litre, whereas diesel costs elevated by the identical quantity to Rs 96.32 per litre.
In Mumbai, a litre of petrol prices Rs 113.46 and a litre of diesel prices Rs 104.38.
In Kolkata and Chennai, petrol and diesel price Rs 108.11 and Rs 99.43, respectively, whereas in Chennai, they price Rs 104.52 and Rs 100.59.
In Bengaluru, petrol prices Rs 111.34 per litre and diesel prices Rs 102.23, whereas in Hyderabad, one litre of petrol prices Rs 111.91 and one litre of diesel prices Rs 105.08.
The most costly gas was discovered within the Rajasthan border city of Ganganagar, the place petrol prices Rs 119.79 per litre and diesel prices Rs 110.63 per litre.
Prices range by state, primarily based on the quantity of native taxes levied.
The general enhance in petrol costs because the authorities determined to lift excise tax to report ranges on May 5, 2020 is now Rs 35.98 per litre. During this time, diesel costs have risen by Rs 26.58 per litre.
The authorities elevated excise duties on gasoline and diesel to recoup earnings that may have in any other case accrued to customers because of worldwide oil costs plummeting to as little as USD 19 per barrel. While worldwide costs have subsequently recovered to USD 85, excise obligation on gas and diesel has stayed at Rs 32.9 and Rs 31.8 per litre, respectively.