Petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on May 28 across the country after a hike in prices on the previous day. Price of petrol in Delhi was at Rs 93.68 per litre while that of diesel was Rs 84.61 per litre.
Petrol price in Mumbai also remained unchanged at Rs 99.94 per litre, while the price of diesel was Rs 91.87 in the financial capital, according to Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).
Fuel prices vary across states depending on local taxation such as the value-added tax (VAT). Rajasthan levies the highest VAT on petrol in the country, followed by Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Consumers in Chennai would have to shell out Rs 95.28 for a litre of petrol and Rs 89.39 for a litre of diesel. In Kolkata, petrol was priced at Rs 93.72 a litre and diesel at Rs 87.46 a litre.
In Jaipur, the price of petrol breached the Rs 100 mark on May 27 and was priced at Rs 100.17. Diesel costs Rs 93.36 in the pink city.
Petrol & Diesel Rates May 20, 2022