Fuel prices continuous to fall, Today Petrol price was cut by 30 paise a litre and diesel by 36 paise in four major cities of the country.
After today’s price cut, In Delhi, petrol was retailing at Rs 71.93 per litre while diesel was sold at Rs 66.66 per litre.
In Mumbai, petrol was selling at Rs 77.50 per litre while diesel at Rs 69.77 per litre.
In Chennai, petrol was retailing at Rs 74.63 per litre while diesel was sold at Rs 70.38 per litre.
In Kolkata petrol was retailed at Rs 73.96 per litre and diesel was sold at Rs 68.39 per litre.
In Bengaluru, petrol was sold at Rs 72.49 per litre and diesel was sold at Rs 67 per litre.
On October 4, the petrol rate had touched a record high of Rs 91.34 in Mumbai and Rs 84 per litre in Delhi. Diesel rates on that day had peaked to a record high of Rs 80.10 in Mumbai and Rs 75.45 a litre in Delhi.
In the recent few weeks, the rupee has also increased strength against the US dollar. The rupee, which was trading above 74, is now about 70.