Government oil marketing companies reduced the prices of petrol and diesel by 13-20 paise in the metros on Thursday, 17 September. In Delhi, according to the Indian Oil Corporation, the country’s notification, petrol prices fell from Rs 81.55 per liter to Rs 81.55 per liter and diesel rates from Rs 72.37 per liter to Rs 72.37 per liter. Largest fuel retailer. In Mumbai, petrol prices fell from Rs 88.21 per liter to Rs 88.07 per liter and diesel prices fell from Rs 79.05 per liter to Rs 77.73 per liter. (Also read: How to find the latest petrol and diesel rates in your city)
Here are the prices of petrol and diesel (in rupees per liter) on September 17 in four metros:
|Source: Indian Oil|
Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation review petrol and diesel rates in different parts of the country on a daily basis, and implement any amendments to fuel pumps from 6 am onwards. Three account for the majority of fuel stations in the country.
Meanwhile, oil prices rose more than 4 percent on Wednesday after a fall in US crude and gasoline inventories and Hurricane Sally forced US shutdown of offshore production.
Brent crude closed at $ 42.22 a barrel, $ 1.69, or 4.2 percent. US crude fell $ 1.88, or 4.9 percent, to close at $ 40.16 a barrel.