Petrol and diesel prices have touched all-time highs across the country. In Anuppur district of Madhya Pradesh, petrol and diesel have crossed Rs. 109-mark and Rs. 100-mark. Currently, petrol is priced at Rs. 109.29 a litre while diesel stood at Rs. 100.02 a litre.
The state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Sunday increased fuel prices for the second consecutive day. With new prices coming into effect, the two auto fuels have touched all-time highs across the country. According to details listed on the oil retailer’s website, petrol and diesel in Delhi became dearer by 35 paise a litre and 25 paise a litre, respectively. Customers in Delhi will have to pay ₹ 98.46 a litre for petrol and ₹ 88.90 a litre for diesel. Diesel price in Anuppur has crossed the ₹ 100 mark, and currently stands at ₹ 100.02 per litre. While petrol also breached ₹ 109 mark, retailing at ₹ 109.29 per litre.
Here are the petrol and diesel prices across six major metros on June 27, 2021:
|Delhi||₹ 98.46||₹ 88.90|
|Mumbai||₹ 104.56||₹ 96.42|
|Chennai||₹ 99.49||₹ 93.46|
|Kolkata||₹ 98.30||₹ 91.75|
|Bengaluru||₹ 101.75||₹ 94.25|
|Hyderabad||₹ 102.32||₹ 96.90|
In Mumbai, petrol is retailed at ₹ 104.56 per litre after a hike of 34 paise, while diesel rates stand at ₹ 96.42 per litre, after a hike of 26 paise. Petrol and diesel prices in Chennai now stand at ₹ 99.49 and ₹ 93.46, respectively. In Hyderabad, petrol has crossed ₹ 102-mark currently retails at ₹ 102.32 per litre, while diesel rates went up by 27 paise, at ₹ 96.90 per litre. In Kolkata, petrol has reached ₹ 98.30 per litre, while diesel is priced at ₹ 91.750 per litre. Fuel prices in Bengaluru stand at ₹ 101.75 and ₹ 94.25, respectively.
Fuel rates are the most expensive in Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar where petrol currently stands at ₹ 109.67 per litre, while diesel retails at ₹ 102.12 per litre. In the Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh, petrol costs ₹ 108.93 a litre while diesel is priced at ₹ 99.69 a litre. Customers in the Parbhani district of Maharashtra will have to pay ₹ 106.89 a litre and ₹ 97.18 a litre for petrol and diesel, respectively.
Other regions where petrol prices have already crossed the ₹ 100 per litre mark include Mangalore, Patna, Thiruvananthapuram, Leh, Nagpur, Thane, Kolhapur, Pune, Navi Mumbai, Jaisalmer, Banswara, Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior, Ratnagiri, Aurangabad, Nashik, Kakinada, Shivamogga, and Chikmagalur.