Across metros, today the prices of petrol in the national capital are Rs. 77.40 per litre.
If you are living in Kolkata you have to pay Rs 80.34 per litre and in India’s financial capital the price of petrol is Rs. 84.82 per litre and for Chennai it is Rs. 80.40 per litre.
Petrol prices in Delhi are the cheapest due to lower sales tax or VAT (Value Added Tax).
Now let’s have a look at the prices of diesel too if you are from Delhi or in Delhi then you to pay Rs. 68.92 per litre in Kolkata at Rs. 71.76 per litre for diesel in Mumbai you have to pay Rs, 73.17 per litre.
In Chennai at Rs. 72.80 per litre according to data from Indian oil corporation (IOC) among the top metro cities, petrol, diesel prices were the cheapest in national capital Delhi and the costliest in the financial capital Mumbai.
In Delhi, diesel prices are the cheapest due to lower sales tax or VAT. Delhi charges a VAT of 17.24 % on diesel.