.New Delhi, Delhi, India
In Delhi, petrol now comes for Rs 91.53 per litre and diesel is priced at Rs 82.06 per litre. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Fuel prices on Monday hit record highs after rates were increased for the fifth time in a week
  • Maharashtra joined Rajasthan and MP in the league of states where petrol rates breached the Rs 100-a-litre mark
  • Petrol in Maharashtra's Parbhani was priced at Rs 100.20 a litre

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Petrol and diesel prices have been raised for the fourth straight day across India on Friday, May 7, 2021.. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Petrol price scaled to Rs 102 per litre in some parts of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh
  • In Delhi, the price of petrol rose by 28 paise to Rs 91.27 per litre
  • The price of diesel increased by 31 paise to Rs 81.73 per litre in the national capital

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Petrol and diesel prices were on an upward trajectory for the past several days. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • In Delhi, petrol and diesel prices stood at Rs 90.58 and Rs 80.97 per litre, respectively
  • In Mumbai, petrol and diesel prices stood at Rs 97 and Rs 88.06 per litre, respectively
  • Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has called the price rise a "vexatious issue"

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Fuel prices in India saw a 10th consecutive day of hike. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • Diesel price was increased by 32 paise per litre on Thursday
  • Petrol price crossed Rs 100 per litre in Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan on Wednesday
  • The latest hike has left petrol price in Delhi at Rs 89.88 per litre

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Prices of petrol and diesel reach new heights; different states have to pay a different price. (Photo CrediT: Pixabay)

  • The current price of petrol in Delhi is Rs 89.54 per litre and that of diesel is Rs 79.95 per litre
  • Petrol price has crossed Rs 100 per litre in Sriganganagar, Rajasthan
  • One can check the price of petrol and diesel online by using IndianOil ONE mobile app

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The prices of petrol and diesel continued to rise for the seventh straight day on Monday. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/picjumbo)

  • Petrol and diesel prices in Mumbai stand at Rs Rs 95.46 and  Rs 86.34 per litre, respectively
  • In Delhi, the price of petrol topped Rs 88.99 a litre against Rs 88.73 on Sunday
  • In the last seven days, the price of petrol has increased by Rs 2.06 per litre while diesel price has gone up by Rs 2.56 per litre

.Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
The central tax rates are Rs 31/litre for petrol and Rs 23/litre for diesel.. (Representational image: Unsplash)

  • The price of premium petrol soared above Rs 100 mark on Saturday in Bhopal
  • Technical problems such as older machines not being able to read three-digits occurred
  • Madhya Pradesh levies the highest sum of cess and tax on fuel

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Petrol price is at an all time high of ₹94.12 in Mumbai and ₹87.6 in Delhi. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan  said the government is not considering a reduction in excise duty 
  • This year petrol price rose by ₹3.89 per and diesel by ₹3.86
  • Central and state taxes make up for over 61% of the retail selling price of petrol and about 56% of diesel

Dharmendra Pradhan said international crude oil price is an indicator but international product price is the benchmark. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said the price of crude oil is governed by an international mechanism
  • He added that states have hiked value-added tax
  • He noted that the central government has also reduced the prices of petrol and diesel

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Centre has proposed Agriculture Infrastructure and Development Cess on petrol and diesel. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Finance Minister proposed Rs 2.5 per litre cess on petrol and Rs 4 per litre on diesel
  • However, the government has made provisions so that customers will not have to bear the additional burden
  • Excise duties on petrol and diesel have been reduced