Petrol and diesel price today 26 July 2021: Ninth day of unchanged rates; check prices in Delhi, Mumbai here

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July 26, 2021 8:39 AM

Petrol and Diesel Price Today in India: Petrol and Diesel prices on July 26 were left unchanged for the ninth day straight. Mumbai has the highest fuel rates among metro cities.

Petrol and Diesel Price in India, Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in IndiaFuel rates have been hiked nine times this month. (Image: Reuters)

Petrol and Diesel Rate Today in Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad: The prices of Petrol and Diesel have been left unchanged at record highs for the ninth day straight on Monday amid the ongoing monsoon session of the parliament. 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 nine times this month already, sitting at all-time highs. 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

On Monday morning crude oil prices slipped marginally on Monday morning as investors gauged the impact of resurging covid-19 in Europe and the US. Brent crude futures were trading at $74.07 per barrel. Meanwhile, U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were at $71.99 a barrel, according to Reuters.

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