Petrol, diesel rates hiked for fourth straight day. Check city-wise prices here
Fuel prices continued to surge to record high levels on Friday, October 30, for the fourth straight day.
New Delhi: Fuel prices continued to surge to record high levels on Friday, October 30, for the fourth straight day.
With a hike of 35 paise a litre, the price of petrol in Delhi rose to its highest-ever level of Rs 108.99 a litre. The price of diesel also saw a hike by 35 paise and took the fuel's rate to Rs 97.72 per litre in the national capital.
Mumbai also reported a surge in fuel prices as compared to yesterday. The petrol in retail cost stands at Rs 114.81 per litre whereas diesel costs Rs 105.86 per litre today in Mumbai.
As for Kolkata, the price of petrol is Rs 109.46 per litre, while diesel is Rs 100.84 per litre. In Chennai, petrol and diesel cost Rs 105.74 and Rs 101.92 per litre respectively.
Petrol and diesel prices differ from state to state depending on the incidence of value-added tax.
Meanwhile, the Central government is in talks with several oil-exporting countries on the issue of supply and demand of oils but there is no possibility of immediate relief in prices.