#Fuel Prices

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Here's a list of changes to take place from the beginning of March 2021. (Photo Credit: Representational/ Unsplash)

  • These changes include fuel prices, ATM rules, SC hearing process to name a few
  • KYC  for SBI account will be manadatory from March 1
  • Rs 100 payment will be mandatory to purchase a FASTag from toll plazas

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
All commercial vehicles will be parked between 6 am to 8 pm as a symbolic protest. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The Bharat Bandh was announced earlier this month by Confederation of All India Traders
  • All India Transport Welfare Association has extended its supported to the bandh
  • Traders and transporters are protesting against the Goods and Services Tax regime

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
High fuel prices affect the cost for alternative commodities associated with it like cost of manufacturing and transportation. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Diesel and petrol prices have an impact on the cost side as well, said RBI governer
  • Government at both levels should work together to bring down indirect taxes levied on fuel, he added
  •  RBI is working on digital curency of its own

.Kolkata, West Bengal, India
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has often targeted the Centre over spiralling fuel prices. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Kolkata Mayor Firhad Hakim was driving the scooter
  • Last week, Mamata Banerjee  said the Centre will reduce the prices only for a few days ahead of elections
  • Currently, the price of petrol in Kolkata is at Rs 91.12 per litre and that of diesel is Rs 84.2 a litre

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Here is all you need to know about the 'Bharat Bandh' on Friday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The bandh is called by The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT)
  • Transporters and traders will stage sit-in at 1,500 places across the country
  • All commercial markets across the country will remain shut

.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

The sharp increase in prices has come despite the RBI and economists flagging the consistent decline in food prices over at least the last two months.. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Pixabay)

  • Cooking gas prices have been increased by Rs 75 within 10 days in February and in Delhi, a cylinder now comes for Rs 769
  • A kilogram of onions was selling for Rs 54 in Delhi on Sunday morning, up by Rs 20 from January 1
  • Analysts expect retail (CPI) inflation to begin rising in February-March, 2021

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Petrol and diesel prices continued to rise for the eighth consecutive day on Tuesday. (Photo Credit: Pixabay)

  • In Mumbai, the price of petrol increased by 29 paise in a day and is now at Rs 95.75 a litre
  • The price of diesel in Mumbai now stands at Rs 86.72
  • In Chennai, the price of petrol went up by 26 paise and is now at Rs 91.45 a 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