Understanding Fuel Price Fluctuations
Have you ever wondered why petrol and diesel prices vary across different states in India? The rates for these fuels, whether they change daily or remain constant, are announced at 6 am each day. However, the prices differ from state to state due to various factors, including Value Added Tax (VAT), freight charges, local taxes, and more.
City-Wise Petrol and Diesel Prices on September 9, 2023
|CITY||Petrol (Per Litre)||Diesel (Per Litre)|
|Bengaluru||Rs 101.94||Rs 87.89|
|Chandigarh||Rs 96.20||Rs 84.26|
|Chennai||Rs 102.86||Rs 94.24|
|Gurugram||Rs 97.18||Rs 90.05|
|Kolkata||Rs 106.03||Rs 92.76|
|Lucknow||Rs 96.57||Rs 89.76|
|Mumbai||Rs 106.31||Rs 94.27|
|New Delhi||Rs 96.72||Rs 89.62|
|Noida||Rs 106.14||Rs 92.69|
As seen in the table above, petrol and diesel prices can vary significantly from one city to another, highlighting the impact of local factors on fuel costs.
How to Check Petrol and Diesel Prices City-Wise
Staying informed about the daily fuel prices in your city is essential. You can easily obtain this information through various methods, including SMS notifications:
Indian Oil customers can receive the latest fuel prices by sending an SMS with ‘RSP’ and their city code to 9224992249. BPCL customers can get the information by sending an SMS to 9223112222 with ‘RSP’ and their city code. HPCL consumers can also know the current prices by sending an SMS with ‘HPPrice’ and their city code to 9222201122.
By utilizing these SMS services, you can stay updated on petrol and diesel prices in your city and make informed decisions regarding your fuel expenses.