Petrol Diesel Price : Oil companies have released the prices of petrol and diesel for today. Today companies have changed the prices of oil in Delhi and Chennai. A few months back, the government had announced a reduction in the prices of petrol and diesel. Oil prices in the country have remained stable for more than the last four months.
Today, one liter of petrol in Delhi is available at Rs 96.72 per liter while diesel is available at Rs 89.62 per litre. Petrol price in Mumbai is Rs 106.31 and diesel price is Rs 94.27 per litre. Petrol price in Kolkata is Rs 106.03 while diesel price is Rs 92.76 per litre. Whereas in Chennai also petrol is Rs 102.63 per liter and diesel is Rs 94.24 per litre.
Let us tell you that there is a change in the prices of petrol and diesel every morning at six in the morning. The new rates are applicable from 6 am onwards. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles.
On the basis of these standards, the oil companies do the work of fixing the petrol rate and diesel rate daily. Dealers are the people running the petrol pumps. They themselves sell petrol at retail prices after adding taxes and their own margins at the end of the consumers. This cost is also added to the petrol rate and diesel rate.