Petrol & Diesel Prices Hiked; Effective from thursday midnight
Petrol and diesel prices have seen hike after two rounds of cut-down, tracking global cues. Petrol price increased by Rs. 4.20. Price per litre of petrol which was Rs. 67.22 in Hyderabad has now reached Rs. 71.42. In Vijayawada the price earlier was Rs. 67.89 and now Rs. 71.85. As taxation amount is lower in Delhi, price of 1 litre petrol increased from Rs. 59.20 to Rs. 63.16. Dieel price escalated from Rs. 47.20 to Rs. 49. 57. The prices came into effect from midnight on Thursday. Earlier when fuel rates were modified on 2nd april, petrol and diesel rates were cut down by 49 paise and Rs. 1.21 respectively. Later on 16th april, petrol price came down by 80 paise and diesel by Rs. 1.30.