Petrol price hiked by 1 paisa, diesel by 44 paise a litre
Petrol price was hiked on Sunday by 1 paisa per litre and diesel price hiked by 44 paise per litre. Revised rates will take effect from midnight.
The petrol and diesel rate hiked announced by oil companies is excluding state levies. The petrol and diesel price will differ from state to state due to differential local sales tax or VAT rates.
After the price revision, a litre of petrol price in Chennai will now cost Rs. 71.17 per litre and diesel price will cost Rs. 60.71 per litre.