Every day the latest rates of petrol and diesel are released by the oil companies in the country, why have the prices of diesel been lower than petrol in India? Interestingly, in India too, the base price of diesel is more expensive than petrol, as in many other countries. At the same time, even today the oil companies have released the latest rates of petrol and diesel, diesel prices, like the price of petrol, are revised daily and the price change is visible every day at 06:00 am.
Ever wonder why diesel prices have historically been lower than petrol in India? Interestingly, in India too, the base price of diesel is more expensive than petrol, as in many other countries. Talk about the price of oil in different cities of the state has decreased and increased by a few paise. After the latest prices released on Saturday in the state capital Lucknow, the price of one liter of petrol is Rs 96.57. At the same time, the price of diesel has increased by eight paise in the district. Here the cost of one liter of diesel is Rs 89.76.
What are the latest rates in major cities?
Agra – Petrol Rs 96.39 and Diesel Rs 89.56 per liter
Lucknow – Petrol Rs 96.57 and Diesel Rs 89.76 per liter
Gorakhpur – Petrol Rs 96.51 and Diesel Rs 89.70 per liter
Ghaziabad – Petrol Rs 96.58 and Diesel Rs 89.75 per liter
Noida – Petrol Rs 96.59 and Diesel Rs 89.76 per liter
Meerut – Petrol Rs 96.43 and Diesel Rs 89.61 per liter
Mathura – Petrol Rs 96.16 and Diesel Rs 89.32 per liter
Kanpur – Petrol Rs 96.62 and Diesel Rs 89.90 per liter
Varanasi – Petrol Rs 97.17 and Diesel Rs 90.35 per liter
Prayagraj – Petrol Rs 97.46 and Diesel Rs 90.64 per liter