Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked Marginally Today, Check Rates

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New Delhi: Domestic petrol and diesel prices were hiked marginally on Friday. With effect from 6 am on May 24, the price of petrol was revised to Rs. 71.39 per litre in Delhi and Rs. 77 per litre in Mumbai, from Rs. 71.25 per litre and Rs. 76.86 per litre the previous day, according to notifications from Indian Oil.

The price of diesel was changed to Rs. 66.45 per litre in Delhi and 69.63 per litre in Mumbai, marking a hike of 16 paise per litre and 17 paise per litre respectively compared to Thursday’s rates, according to Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).

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Overall, the petrol prices have been lowered by Rs. 1.69-1.8 per litre – or 2.16-2.38 per cent – in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai so far this month, and the diesel rates cut by 20-26 paise per litre.

Petrol prices in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai

Date Price of petrol in rupees per litre
Delhi Kolkata Mumbai Chennai
May 24, 2019 71.39 73.46 77 74.1
May 24, 2019 71.25 73.32 76.86 73.95
April 30, 2019 73.13 75.15 78.7 75.9
(Source: Indian Oil Corporation)

Diesel prices

Date Price of diesel in rupees per litre
Delhi Kolkata Mumbai Chennai
May 24, 2019 66.45 68.21 69.63 70.24
May 24, 2019 66.29 68.05 69.46 70.07
April 30, 2019 66.71 68.45 69.83 70.44
(Source: Indian Oil Corporation)