Petrol, Diesel Prices Today, October 13: Petrol and diesel prices remained unaffected on Thursday, October 13. The prices have been steady for nearly four months now in the country. It was in May when petrol and diesel prices were revised in the country last time as the Centre had cut the excise duty on petrol by Rs 8 per litre and Rs 6 per litre on diesel to provide relief to skyrocketing inflation.
Petrol and Diesel are essential commodities mainly used for the purpose of transportation.
Petrol and diesel prices vary from state to state, due to the difference in local taxes like VAT and freight charges.
Petrol, Diesel Latest Prices in major metropolitan Cities
Petrol and diesel in Delhi are retailing at the price of Rs 96.72 and Rs 89.62 per litre, respectively.
People living in Mumbai are shelling out Rs 106.31 for a litre of petrol and Rs 94.27 for diesel.
Petrol is retailing at Rs 106.03 per litre and diesel at Rs 92.76 per litre in Kolkata.
Petrol costs Rs 102.63 per litre in Chennai whereas diesel Rs 94.24 per litre.
Petrol and Diesel Prices in Noida, Hyderabad and other cities
Noida: Petrol Rs 96.79/L | Diesel Rs 89.96/L
Hyderabad: Petrol Rs 109.66/L | Diesel Rs 97.82/L
Lucknow: Petrol Rs 96.57/L | Diesel Rs 89.76/L
Bengaluru: Petrol Rs 101.94/L | Diesel Rs 87.89/L
Changes in petrol and diesel prices are implemented from 6 am every day. Fuel prices are revised daily in line with international benchmark prices and foreign exchange rates by public sector oil marketing companies (OMCs) including Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL).
How to check the Petrol, diesel prices in your city?
One may easily check fuel rates in their respective city by sending an SMS. Indian Oil customers may type RSP on their phone and send an SMS to 9224992249, while Hindustan Petroleum customers need to type HPPRICE and send an SMS to 9222201122. Bharat Petroleum customers need to type RSP and send and SMS to 9223112222.