Weakness in international crude prices is providing a sigh of relief to Indian consumers with petrol, diesel now static in price for the sixth straight day. Last the fuel prices saw a change on Saturday.
Currently in 17 States and Union Territories price of petrol has breached Rs. 100 per litre.
State run oil retailers who fix the fuel rates are seeing two moves first international crude price is declining and rupee is also dropping against the dollar. In today's trade also crude benchmark WTI was trading lower at $71.7 per barrel. Rupee on the other hand is 74.46 per US dollar.
Petrol/Diesel rates via SMS
Indian Oil customer can type RSP on their mobile together with their city's code and send it to 9224992249. City's code can be known from the official website of IOCL.
BPCL customer can likewise send a message type RSP and send the SMS to 9223112222. HPCL customers need to type HPPrice and send it to 9222201122 .