Petrol and diesel price today: After staying unchanged for a day, prices of petrol and diesel were hiked again on Monday, June 14, 2021, touching fresh record highs across the country. In the national capital, the petrol price rose by 29 paise while that of diesel too inched up 30 paise.
Following the latest price revision, petrol in Delhi is now retailing at Rs 96.41 a litre while diesel is selling at Rs 87.28. In the financial capital Mumbai, petrol price now stands at Rs 102.58 while diesel costs Rs 94.70, data available on Indian Oil Corporation’s website showed.
This was the eighth price rise in the auto fuel prices so far in the month of June that follows 16 hikes in May. Prices have been on the rise since the past month (May 4) after oil marketing companies (OMCs) resumed their price revisions ending an 18-day hiatus that coincided with the assembly elections in key states.