Each petrol and diesel costs have been touching new all-time excessive ranges for round every week, consistent with the latest rise in crude oil costs.
Within the nationwide capital, petrol was promoting at an unchanged value of Rs 79.31 per litre on Wednesday.
Equally, its value in Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai was Rs 82.22, Rs 86.72 and Rs 82.41 per litre respectively, identical as on Tuesday, in accordance with the information accessible on Indian Oil Company’s web site.
The costs of diesel too remained unchanged on Wednesday throughout the 4 main cities. In Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, diesel was promoting at Rs 71.34, Rs 74.19, Rs 75.74 and Rs 75.39 per litre respectively.
Together with the rise in crude oil costs, a falling rupee and excessive excise duties additionally aided the surge in gasoline costs. Of late, the rupee has slumped to contemporary lows. Earlier within the day, it had touched a low of 71.79 per greenback.