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Petrol and diesel price today 20 July 2021: Rates unchanged once again; check prices in Delhi, Mumbai, here

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and Diesel price on July 20 remained unchanged once again. Petrol cost in metro cities such as Delhi and Mumbai is well above Rs 100 pe litre mark.

Petrol and diesel price today 20 July 2021: Rates unchanged once again; check prices in Delhi, Mumbai, here
Petrol prices have increased 10 times so far this month. (Image: REUTERS)

Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad: The price of Petrol and Diesel were left unchanged at record highs on Tuesday by oil marketing companies. Petrol in the national capital today costs Rs 101.84 per litre, while Diesel in the capital city is retailing at Rs 89.87 per litre. Fuel prices have increased 41 times since May 4 and ten times this month. The price of petrol in Delhi has increased by Rs 11.15, while diesel price has surged Rs 10.80 per litre since the rates started increasing more than 2 months back. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL), Indian Oil Corporation Ltd (IOCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) revise the fuel prices on a daily basis in line with benchmark international price and foreign exchange rates.

Mumbai’s petrol cost is the highest across metro cities, standing at a staggering Rs 107.83 per litre. Diesel in the country’s financial capital costs Rs 97.45 per litre. The divergence in prices between Delhi and Mumbai is owing to various factors including local VAT in different cities. Petrol and Diesel prices are fixed on the basis of freight charges, local taxes, and VAT. Petrol has crossed Rs 100-a-litre mark in Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir, Odisha, Tamil Nadu, Ladakh, and some cities of Bihar and Punjab.

Petrol, diesel prices in Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, UP, Punjab, Haryana, Pune

-Chennai: Petrol prices – Rs 102.49 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 94.39 per litre

-Kolkata: Petrol prices – Rs 102.08 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 93.02 per litre

-Pune: Petrol prices – Rs 107.39 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 95.54 per litre

-Bengaluru: Petrol prices – Rs 105.25 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 95.26 per litre

-Hyderabad: Petrol prices – Rs 105.83 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 97.96 per litre

-Noida (UP): Petrol prices – 99.02 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 90.34 per litre

-Mohali (Punjab): Petrol prices – Rs 103.85 per litre; Diesel prices – 92.81 per litre

-Chandigarh: Petrol prices Rs 97.93 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 89.50 per litre

-Gurugram (Haryana): Petrol prices – Rs 99.46 per litre; Diesel prices – Rs 90.47 per litre

Crude Oil price

After plummeting on Monday after OPEC+ members resolved disputes and decided to boost output, crude oil prices remained unchanged coming into Tuesday’s trading session. Brent crude futures were down $69.00 per barrel. Meanwhile, U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were at $66.99 a barrel, according to Reuters.

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