Petrol and Diesel Prices in Metro Cities

Petrol rates in India is revised on a daily basis. Price of fuel includes excise duty, value added tax (VAT), and dealer commission. It must be noted that VAT varies from state to state

Petrol and Diesel Prices in Metro Cities
Petrol and Diesel Prices in Metro Cities

Petrol rates in India is revised on a daily basis. Price of fuel includes excise duty, value added tax (VAT), and dealer commission. It must be noted that VAT varies from state to state. After adding excise duty, dealer commission and VAT, the retail selling price of petrol gets almost double. Various factors impact the price of fuel.

On Thursday (December 12), there was a drop in the price of petrol. Petrol has become cheaper by 5 paisa per liter in Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai, while in Kolkata, petrol rate has been reduced by 6 paisa per liter.

Petrol and diesel prices in metros

According to Indian Oil's website, petrol customers are getting petrol in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai on Thursday for Rs 74.95, Rs 80.60, Rs 77.61 and Rs 77.92 per liter respectively. In the four metros, diesel is being sold at Rs 66.04, Rs 69.27, Rs 68.45 and Rs 69.81 per liter respectively.