Today, petroleum companies have updated the new rate of petrol and diesel amidst a huge fall in crude oil. Let us tell you that according to this, petrol in Gorakhpur is Rs 96.76 and diesel is Rs 89.94 a liter. Whereas in Agra, petrol is Rs 96.35 per liter and diesel is Rs 89.52. With this, the price of petrol in Lucknow is Rs 96.57 and diesel is Rs 89.76 per liter. Whereas in Faridabad, petrol is Rs 97.45 and diesel is Rs 90.31 per liter. Let us tell you that the international oil standard Brent crude came down to $86.41 per barrel, whereas, WTI is now below $80 per barrel at $77.62 per barrel. However, despite this, except for Maharashtra and Meghalaya, fuel prices remain stable in all the states including Bengal, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, and UP even on the 187th day.
You should also inform everyone that crude oil is not available at the spot rate. It comes in futures trading. The rate currently running is for January 2023. Although oil will be available at this rate in January. In fact, the deal for the oil that is being received now must have been done in September itself. However, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL), and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) has not changed the rates for seven consecutive months. Let us also tell you that the most expensive petrol in the country is in Sriganganagar, Rajasthan. With this, petrol is cheaper by Rs. 29.39 in Port Blair as compared to Sriganganagar today, 24 November 2022, while diesel is also cheaper by Rs. 18.50.
Let us tell you that petrol in Patna is Rs 107.24 per liter and diesel is Rs 94.04. With this, petrol in Ghaziabad is Rs 96.58 and diesel is Rs 89.75 per liter. Whereas in Ranchi, petrol is being sold at Rs 99.84 and diesel at Rs 94.65 per liter. You can also check the price of petrol and diesel in your city daily through SMS. With this, consumers of Indian Oil (IOC) can send RSP to 9224992249, and HPCL consumers can send HP PRICE to 9222201122. Whereas BPCL consumers can send RSP to 9223112222 by writing RSP.