State-run gas retailers have raised the worth of petrol and diesel by 60 paise a litre every, within the first such hike within the base value of auto fuels in 80 days.
Gas costs had been final revised on March 16 however some state governments raised worth added tax (VAT) or cess to shore up their revenues, which went down throughout the coronavirus-induced lockdown.
The Centre levies particular excise obligation on the 2 fuels. On March 14, it mopped up extra Rs three per litre from petrol and diesel every to fund its Covid-19 aid measures elevating complete central levies on petrol are to Rs 22.98 per litre on petrol and Rs 18.83 per litre.
Regardless of hikes within the central levies, pump costs of petrol and diesel weren’t raised as a consequence of a pointy decline in worldwide oil costs.
State-run oil corporations have deserted the apply of day by day revision of the 2 auto gas charges since March 16, making up for his or her current and potential stock losses.
Pump costs of petrol and diesel are totally different in numerous states due to variations on gross sales tax or VAT charges and different native levies.
Here’s what petrol and diesel will value in prime cities:
New Delhi: Petrol Rs 71.86 and diesel Rs 69.99
Gurgaon: Petrol Rs 71.68 and diesel Rs 63.65
Mumbai: Petrol Rs 78.91 and diesel Rs 68.79
Chennai: Petrol Rs 76.07 and diesel Rs 68.74
Hyderabad: Petrol Rs 74.61 and diesel Rs 68.42
Bengaluru: Petrol Rs 74.18 and diesel Rs 66.54