Oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Saturday raised the retail price of petrol and diesel for the second consecutive day after a break of almost two months. The price of petrol has increased by 15 paisa per litre in the national capital to Rs 81.38 from Rs 81.23 a litre on Friday.
Similarly, the retail price of diesel has been increased by 20 paisa per litre to Rs 70.88 per litre in Delhi.
How to check fuel prices in your city:
1. Check Petrol/Diesel Price at your nearest Indian Oil Petrol Pump using Pump Locator
You can visit Indian Oil’s official website to locate your nearest Indian Oil petrol pump and view prices of petrol and diesel. Using the Petrol Pump Locator, you can also check the various facilities and services offered at these petrol pumps.
2. Download Fuel@IOC Mobile App on your smartphone to locate your nearest Indian Oil petrol pump and track fuel prices
3. You can also check petrol & diesel price by sending SMS to 92249 92249
With the price revision, the retail price of both the auto fuels has also been increased across the country but the level of increase is different across the cities due to variable taxation structure pursued by the states.
The increase in petrol and diesel prices was expected as global oil market has shown signs of firming up after positive news on successful introduction of a coronavirus vaccine soon.