Oil companies hike premium petrol and diesel rates by Rs 6.36 and Rs 19.55 per litre | பிரீமியம் பெட்ரோல், டீசல் விலை உயர்வு
Days after the steepest diesel price hike, oil companies today raised premium or branded petrol and diesel rates by Rs 6.36 and Rs 19.55 per litre, respectively. The government, on Thursday, had raised diesel price by Rs 5.63 per litre and allowed the oil companies to price premium or branded petrol and diesel at market prices. Subsequently, the premium or branded petrol in Delhi is being sold at Rs 77.58 per litre from today as against Rs 71.22 previously.
Story first published: Sunday, September 16, 2012, 9:58 [IST]