Mumbai Petrol Price Today: Fuel at record all-time high; petrol above Rs 109 in Mumbai, over Rs 103 in Delhi
Fuel continue to be the highest in Mumbai: petrol prices were increased by 29 paise, touching Rs 109.25 for a litre, while diesel was spiked by 38 paise to cost Rs 99.55 per litre. In Delhi, while diesel price stands at Rs 91.77 per litre after a spike of 35 paise, petrol now costs Rs 103.24 per litre after a 30 paise hike.
Rates have increased across the country and differ from state to state depending on the incidence of value-added tax. Fuel prices continue to soar and have crossed Rs 100 in many states.
In Kolkata, petrol costs Rs 103.94 per litre, up 29 paise, while diesel is at Rs 94.88 per litre after a 35 paise increase. Petrol prices in Chennai now stand at Rs 100.75 per litre, up 26 paise. Diesel was hiked by 33 paise to cost Rs 95.26 per litre.
Petroleum companies have hiked the price of domestic Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) cylinders by Rs 15. Now, the price of a non-subsidized 14.2 kg domestic cylinder in Delhi will be Rs 899.50, while the new rate of 5kg domestic cylinder stands at Rs 502.
Earlier on October 1, petroleum companies hiked the price of commercial LPG cylinders by Rs 43.50.
(With inputs from ANI)