The prices of both petrol and diesel have been cut today. Petrol fell by 26 paise a litre to Rs 81.14 per litre and diesel by 35 paise a litre to Rs 72.02 per litre in Delhi today. According to information received from IOCL, the price of one litre of petrol in Delhi today is Rs 81.14 per litre. Petrol is being sold at Rs 87.82 per litre in Mumbai, 82.67 litres of petrol in Kolkata and Rs 84.21 per litre in Chennai. In addition to the four metros, petrol is being sold at Rs 81.64 in Noida, 80.79 in Ranchi, Rs 81.54 per litre in Lucknow.
In Delhi, the price of one litre of diesel is Rs 72.02 per litre today. Mumbai is selling at Rs 78.48 per litre, Kolkata at Rs 75.52 and Chennai for Rs77.40 per litre. The oil marketing companies run by the government, Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum implement any change in prices daily from 6 am onwards. Petrol-diesel prices change daily and are updated at 6 am. You can get information through SMS.
Experts point out that the possibility of affecting oil production due to storms in the Gulf of Mexico has returned prices. However, due to sluggish oil demand due to COVID-19 epidemic, prices are not likely to be very fast at the moment. The corona pandemic had a great impact on the business of the whole world, not just the country.