After Karnataka, auto fuel both petrol and diesel will become expensive in Maharashtra too as per the information by the state legislature on Friday. The prices shall be raised by Rs. 1 per litre in Maharashtra.
In his budget speech, Ajit Pawar announcd that value added tax or VAT shall be raised on petrol and diesel by Rs. 1 per litre.
The move will help the state government collect an additional amount of Rs. 1800 crore, said the minister.