Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the General Budget for the year 2021-22 on February 1. He had announced a cess of Rs 2.5 per liter on petrol and Rs 4 per liter on diesel.
Price changes every day at 6 o’clock
The price of petrol and diesel changes at 6 am daily. The new rates are applicable from 6 o’clock in the morning. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol diesel, its price almost doubles. Petrol and diesel prices change every day, depending on what the prices of crude are in the international market along with foreign exchange rates.
Check here how much petrol diesel is being sold in your city
>> Petrol in Delhi is Rs 86.65 and diesel is Rs 76.83 per liter.
>> Petrol in Mumbai is Rs 93.20 and diesel is Rs 83.73 per liter.
>> Petrol in Kolkata is Rs 88.01 and diesel is Rs 80.41 per liter.
>> Petrol in Chennai is Rs 89.13 and diesel is Rs 82.04 per liter.
>> Petrol in Bangalore is Rs 89.54 and diesel is Rs 81.44 per liter.
>> Petrol in Noida is Rs 85.91 and diesel is Rs 77.24 per liter.
>> Petrol in Gurugram is Rs 84.72 and diesel is Rs 77.39 per liter.
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Check petrol diesel prices like this
You can find out the price of petrol diesel through SMS. Petrol diesel prices are updated daily at 6 am. According to the website of IndianOil, you have to type your city code with RSP and send SMS to the number 9224992249. Each city code is different. You can see this from the IOCL website. At the same time, you can know the price of petrol diesel in your city by sending a message to BPCL Customer RSP 9223112222 and HPCL Customer HPPrice by sending 9222201122 message.