Why is the price of fuel different in one city?
Fuel prices vary from district to district in the country and even within a state. The reason for this is tax. State governments collect different taxes in different states. Also Municipal Corporations and Municipalities also have taxes as per city. This tax varies by city. As a result, there is a slight change in the price of fuel. Petrol Diesel Price: New update on the price of fuel oil! Know today petrol-diesel price in Kolkata
Fuel price changes every day at 6 am
Over the past few years, fuel prices have changed every morning. In fact, the price of petrol and diesel fluctuates with foreign exchange rates compared to crude prices in the international market. Oil marketing companies determine the prices of petrol and diesel by reviewing prices daily. Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum revise petrol and diesel prices every day at 6 am.
What is the price of fuel in any metro city of the country?
New Delhi: Fuel prices are high in many cities of the country. However, among the metro cities, New Delhi has the lowest petrol prices. Petrol costs Rs 96.72 per liter and diesel costs Rs 89.62 per liter in New Delhi.
Mumbai: In the country’s commercial city Mumbai, petrol costs Rs 106.31 per liter and diesel costs Rs 94.27 per litre.
Kolkata: The price of petrol and diesel is also high in Kolkata, the capital city of the country. Petrol price in Kolkata is Rs 106.03 per liter and diesel is selling at Rs 92.76 per litre.
Chennai: Fuel prices are also high in southern metro cities of the country. In Chennai, the price per liter is Rs 102.63 and diesel is sold at Rs 94.24. That means petrol price in Kolkata is higher than Chennai, but diesel price is lower.