Petrol Diesel Price Today: In May, diesel 4.42, petrol became costlier by Rs 3.83, know how much was the price
New Delhi. Petrol and diesel prices were hiked once again on Monday. Their prices were increased for 16 days in May. Due to which petrol in Delhi became costlier by Rs 3.83 and diesel by Rs 4.42 in the month of May. If we talk about today, according to the website of Indian Oil Corporation, in four metros of the country including Delhi, the price of petrol increased by 29 paise and diesel by 28 paise today. According to experts, due to the increase in the price of oil in the international market and higher central taxes, the retail price of petrol and diesel is seeing a rise.
Petrol price hike
According to information received from IOCL, the price of petrol has been increased from 25 paise per liter to 29 paise per liter in the four metros of the country. Petrol became costlier by 29 paise to Rs 94.23 per liter in the national capital. In Mumbai and Kolkata, there was an increase of 28 paise in the price of petrol. After which the price of petrol in both the metros increased to Rs 100.47 and Rs 94.25 per liter. Whereas in Chennai, the price of petrol was increased by 25 paise and the price went up to Rs 95.76 per liter.
diesel price hike
According to information received from IOCL, the price of diesel has increased from 26 paise per liter to 28 paise per liter in all the four metros of the country. In the country’s capital Delhi and Mumbai, the price of diesel was Rs 85.15 and Rs 92.45 per liter. On the other hand, the price of diesel in Kolkata saw an increase of 26 paise per liter, after which the price went up to Rs 88 per liter. At the same time, after the increase of 25 paise in the price of diesel in Chennai, the price has gone up to Rs 89.90.
May made a record in the month of 2020
Where the people of the country are discussing the inflation of petrol and diesel in May 2021. That is nothing compared to May 2020. First of all, if we talk about diesel, then in the country’s capital Delhi, an increase of Rs 4.42 per liter has been seen in May 2021, while in May 2020, the price of diesel was increased by Rs 7.10. Whereas the price of petrol has seen a higher increase compared to May last year. In May 2020, the price of petrol was increased by Rs 1.67 per liter and in May 2021, the price of petrol has increased by Rs 3.83 per liter.