The price of petrol in Delhi increased by 18 paise to Rs 81.68 per litre, while that of diesel rose by 29 paise to Rs 73.24 per litre.
The price of petrol has crossed the Rs 90-mark in more than 20 of Maharashtra's 36 districts
The BJP-led Maharashtra government said the state would lose Rs 2,200 crore of revenue per year if it slashes prices of petrol and diesel by Rs 1 per litre
Diesel prices remained unchanged across the country but those of petrol rose by 9-10 paise per litre overnight
Fuel prices have been on a rise since mid-August, rising almost every day due to a combination of a drop in the dollar-rupee and rise in crude oil prices.
The petrol prices in Delhi too crossed Rs80/litre mark with petrol selling at Rs 80.38/litre in the national capital