Petrol and Diesel price increased in Chennai
Petrol price increased by Rs 3.78 and diesel price increased by Rs 1.70
Petrol price and diesel price increased in Tamil Nadu by Rs 3.78 amd Rs 1.70 respectively following the state government revised the VAT on these products.
Association President KP Murali stated VAT on petrol was increased at Chennai from 27 percent to 34 per cent on diesel was increased from 21.4 percent top 25 percent with effect from last midnight. As a result , petrol rate in chennai increased by Rs 3.78 and disel price increased by Rs 1.70 in state.
Petrol price has increased Rs 75 mark in Chennai when additional cost such as transportation add a little more rates in many other cities and towns such as Tiruchirappalli, Thanjavur and Cuddalore, he also stated that Diesel prices in Chennai was around Rs 63.96 following the VAT revision, he added.