Petrol Diesel Price Today 12th June 2021: Oil companies increased the price of petrol and diesel for the second consecutive day on Saturday, due to which petrol in Delhi and Kolkata crossed Rs 96 per liter for the first time. Petrol became costlier by up to 27 paise and diesel by 24 paise today in four major metros of the country. According to Indian Oil Corporation, in Delhi, petrol became costlier by 27 paise to Rs 96.12 and diesel by 23 paise to Rs 86.98 per liter.
Petrol-diesel prices have been increased for 23 days since May 04, while there has been no change in prices for the remaining 17 days. Petrol has become costlier by Rs 5.72 and diesel by Rs 6.25 in Delhi during this period. In Mumbai, petrol was increased by 26 paise and diesel by 24 paise. With this, the price of petrol reached Rs 102.30 and the price of diesel reached Rs 94.39 per liter. In Chennai, petrol became costlier by 24 paise to Rs 97.43 and diesel by 22 paise to Rs 91.64 per liter. In Kolkata, the price of petrol increased by 26 paise and that of diesel by 23 paise. There one liter of petrol reached Rs 96.06 and diesel at Rs 89.83 per liter.
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Petrol has been increased by 29 paise per liter and diesel by 28 paise. Petrol in Delhi went down to Rs 95.85 per liter on Friday. Diesel also jumped to Rs 86.75 per litre. Let us tell you that in just 23 days, 5.53 petrol has become expensive. Whereas, diesel has become costlier by Rs 5.97 in the same day.
This is how the rate of petrol and diesel increases
After adding excise duty, dealer commission and other things to the price of petrol and diesel, its price almost doubles. If the excise duty of the central government and VAT of the state governments were removed, then the rate of diesel and petrol would have been around Rs 27 a liter, but whether it is the central or the state government, both cannot remove the tax at any cost. Because a major part of the revenue comes from here. This money leads to development.
Prices are fixed every morning
In fact, the prices of petrol and diesel change daily based on the price of crude in the international market along with foreign exchange rates. Oil marketing companies fix the rates of petrol and diesel daily after reviewing the prices. Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum revise the rates of petrol and diesel every day at 6 am.
Know the rates of petrol and diesel in your city through SMS
You can also check the price of petrol and diesel in your city daily through SMS. Indian Oil (IOC) consumers can send RSP to 9224992249 and HPCL customers can send HPPRICE to 9222201122 number. BPCL consumers can send RSP to the number 9223112222.