Diesel prices changed today, Check petrol rates in your city here

Diesel prices changed today, Check petrol rates in your city here
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Diesel prices saw a hike today on September 26. The cost of diesel goes up by 27 paise per litre across India.

This is the second increase in rates in over two months. Petrol price, on the other hand, remained unchanged for three weeks.

In Mumbai, diesel prices increased by 27 paise. The city revised the retail price of the fuel to Rs 96.68 today.

However, the Petrol price remains the same. It is being sold at Rs 107.26 per litre in Mumbai now. When it comes to Delhi, fuel prices witnessed a similar trend.

The diesel price increased by 25 paise while the rate of petrol remains unchanged.

The cost of diesel also increased in Kolkata. Here a litre of the fuel retailed at Rs 92.17, with an increase of 25 paise. Petrol price remains the same in West Bengal.

Chennai also recorded an increase of 23 paise in diesel prices. This takes the rate to Rs 93.69 per litre.

The oil companies are supposed to revise prices daily in line with the cost.

It also comes against the backdrop of mixed economic data from the US and China and mobility restrictions in Asia fuelled by the fast-spreading Delta variant.

The last downward revision was on September 5, 2021. Before that, the petrol price was increased by Rs 11.44 a litre between May 4 and July 17.

That price hike had pushed the petrol prices above the Rs 100-a-litre mark in more than half of India.

Moreover, India depends on imports to meet nearly 85 per cent of its oil needs.

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