- There was a huge increase in the price of petrol and diesel in the domestic market today
- Petrol price hiked by 35 paise per liter
- Diesel price also increased by 35 paise per liter
- Crude oil in the international market at three-year high
Here the government oil companies today gave a big blow to the customers of petrol diesel. Keeping calm for a day, today these companies have increased the price of petrol and diesel.Petrol Diesel Price) increased by 35-35 paise. However, at this time the demand for petroleum fuel is increasing all over the world. Therefore, crude oil has reached the highest level in three years. While the price of petrol went down to Rs 98.11 per liter in Delhi market on Saturday, diesel also reached Rs 88.65 per liter.
Petrol has become costlier by Rs 7.79 in 31 days
It has been seen that when there is an important election, the prices of petrol and diesel do not increase. Due to the process of assembly elections in many states, there was no increase in petrol prices in March and April. Therefore, there was no increase in the price of petrol and diesel even after crude oil became expensive during that time. But, since May 4, its prices have increased a lot. Petrol has become costlier by Rs 7.79 per liter in 31 days, sometimes continuously or by stopping.
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Diesel has become costlier by Rs 7.87 in 31 days
The Election Commission had issued a notification on February 26 for the assembly elections in five states. After this, state-owned oil companies last increased the price of diesel by 17 paise per liter on 27 February 2021. After this, there was no increase in its price for more than two months. After the election, the price of diesel has gone up by Rs 7.87 per liter intermittently in 31 days from May 4 till now.
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Brent crude at three-year high
The demand for crude oil is increasing continuously all over the world. For this reason, crude oil is being extracted continuously from the crude oil reserves there. The effect of this was visible and on Friday, the price of Brent crude went beyond $ 76 per barrel. This is the highest level in the last three years. At the end of trading on Friday, Brent crude climbed $ 0.62 per barrel to close at $ 76.18 per barrel in the US crude market. There US West Texas Intermediate or WTI crude (WTI) was also up by $ 0.75 to close at $ 74.05 per barrel.
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Petrol-Diesel prices change daily and get updated at 6 am. You can also know the daily rate of petrol and diesel through SMS (How to check diesel petrol price daily). Indian Oil customers can get information by writing the code of RSP Space Petrol Pump on number 9224992249 and BPCL customers by writing RSP to number 9223112222. At the same time, customers of HPCL can know the price by writing HPPrice and sending it to the number 9222201122.
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