Things have not yet become normal in the international market. Call it an outbreak of Covid-19 or the strategy of Crude Producing Countries, at present, there has been a slowdown in the Crude Market. Its effect is also visible in the domestic market. On Thursday, government oil companies reduced the price of both petrol and diesel fuels. In Delhi today, petrol came down to Rs 81.99 and diesel to Rs 73.05 per liter.
Petrol became Costlier by Rs 1.65 on the Second Fortnight of August
Starting from August 16, if left for four days, that is, Wednesday, August 19 and August 26, Saturday, August 29, Monday, August 31, then the price of petrol had increased for the remaining 13 days. The hike, which started at petrol prices at the beginning of the second fortnight last month, continued until September 1. If you talk about Delhi, then in the last 13 installments, petrol has become expensive by 1.65 paise per liter. However, the price of petrol has not increased for six days now.
Last July, only Diesel became Expensive
Last seen in July, government oil companies only increased the price of diesel. During that time, the price of diesel increased by 10 installments. Diesel has become expensive by Rs 1.60 per liter. Now from September 3, diesel has become cheaper by 40 paise per liter in three installments.
Softening in Crude Oil Prices
There is a slowdown in the global market. On one hand, the US has increased drilling for the discovery of oil wells, on the other hand, Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest supplier of crude oil, has reduced the oil prices. Due to this, WTI Crude was cheaper by $ 0.26 per barrel and Brent Crude $ 0.21 at the time of closing the market yesterday.
Know Today’s Expressions in your City
Petrol-diesel prices change daily and are updated at 6 am. You can also know the daily rate of petrol and diesel through SMS (How to check diesel petrol price daily). Indian Oil customers can get information by sending the code of RSP Space Petrol Pump to 9292992249 and BPCL consumers can send information to 9223112222 by writing RSP. At the same time, HPCL consumers can know the price by writing HPPrice to the number 9222201122.