The price of crude oil continues to remain below $115 a barrel. Experts believe that the price of crude oil may fall in the coming days. Brent crude futures surged 39 cents or 0.4% to $110 a barrel. Amid the stability prevailing in crude oil, the government oil companies released the new rates of petrol and diesel today. The prices of petrol and diesel continue to remain same on Saturday as Oil Market Companies decide to keep the prices unchanged.
It is worth mentioning that the higher prices of crude oil, the Oil Market Companies are under pressure. BPCL, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL), and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) update fuel prices everyday at 6 am keeping in line with benchmark global prices and foreign exchange rates.
According to the latest update by Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), petrol prices in Delhi remains at Rs 96.72 per litre while the prices of diesel is recorded at Rs 89.62 per litre. In Mumbai, the price of one litre of petrol is recorded at Rs 111.35 per litre and diesel price is available at Rs 97.28 per litre. Th price of petrol in Kolkata is 106.3 per litre.
Below are the price of petrol and diesel in these cities:
Chennai: Petrol price: Rs 102.63/litre, Diesel price: Rs 94.24/litre
Bengaluru: Petrol price: Rs 101.94/litre, Diesel price: Rs 87.89/litre
Lucknow: Petrol: Rs 96.57/litre, Diesel: Rs 89.76/litre
Noida: Petrol: Rs 96.57/litre, Diesel: Rs 89.96/litre
Gurugram: Petrol: Rs 97.18/litre, Diesel: Rs 90.05/litre
Chandigarh: Petrol: Rs 96.20/litre, Diesel: Rs 84.26/litre