Fuel prices hiked 5th time in a week

New Delhi: India after rates rose for the fifth time in a week as per PTI. Now, Maharashtra has joined Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh in the league of states where it is over Rs 100-a-litre mark.

Petrol price increased by 26 paise per litre and diesel by 33 paise per litre, as per a price notification by state-owned fuel retailers.

It propelled petrol and diesel prices to the highest level ever. Delhi saw petrol at Rs 91.53 per litre and diesel is Rs 82.06 per litre.

While petrol prices had gone over the Rs 100-mark in some places in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh some days ago, Maharashtra’s Parbhani joined the league on Monday.

Petrol in Parbhani was Rs 100.20 per litre. In Bhopal it was Rs 99.55 a litre.


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