the price of petrol and diesel is going upward across India, in national capital of India today the prices of one-litre petrol are Rs 83.22 and for one-litre diesel its Rs 74.42. in Mumbai, you have to pay Rs 90.57 per litre for petrol and Rs 79.01 per litre for diesel. in Chennai, you have to pay Rs 86.51 for 1-litre petrol and Rs 78.69 for diesel. for Kolkata, today’s price for petrol is 85.03 per litre and for diesel is 76.27 per litre.
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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. Diesel prices in Delhi are the cheapest due to lower sales tax or VAT.
the United States (US) sanctions against Iranian oil import is expected to further hurt India’s oil supply, and thus some price variation could be expected.