Every day the latest prices of petrol and diesel in India are issued by the government oil companies. These prices are fixed on the basis of crude oil prices in the international market. Talking about today means February 17, 2022, a decline in the prices of crude oil is being recorded. Brent crude oil and WTI crude oil are on the red mark. WTI Crude Oil Price is trading at $ 78.10 per barrel, down 0.50 percent on Friday. At the same time, Brent crude oil has registered a decline of 0.48 percent and is trading around $ 84.73 per barrel. In such a situation, after the reduction in the prices of crude oil, there has been a change in the prices of petrol and diesel in many cities of the country.
Petrol is costlier by 32 paise and diesel by 30 paise and is being sold at Rs 96.58 and Rs 89.75 a liter in Ghaziabad, the NCR area adjacent to Delhi. Petrol is being sold 20 paise cheaper and diesel is 31 paise costlier in Gurugram at Rs 96.77 and Rs 89.96 a liter. On the other hand, in Lucknow, the capital of UP, petrol is costlier by 14 paise and diesel by 10 paise and is being sold at Rs 96.47 and Rs 89.76 per liter. In Chennai, petrol is being sold 10 paise cheaper and diesel 9 paise cheaper at Rs 102.63 and Rs 94.24 per liter.
This is how you can know today's latest price:-
You can know the daily price of petrol and diesel through SMS also. Indian Oil customers can get the information by sending RSP and their city code to 9224992249 and BPCL customers can send SMS to 9223112222 by typing RSP and their city code. Whereas, HPCL consumers can know the price by typing HPPrice and their city code and sending it to 9222201122.