New Delhi, Apr 11 UNI | 4 months ago

International crude oil price of Indian basket went up to 105.32 dollars per barrel (bbl) on April 10.

It was marginally higher than the price of 105.10 dollars per bbl on previous trading day of April 9, according to a release issued here today by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

In rupee terms also, the price of Indian basket increased to Rs 6,341.32 per bbl on April 10 as compared to Rs 6,313.36 per bbl on April 9.

"This was due to price rise in dollar terms and rupee depreciation," the release said.

Rupee closed weaker at Rs 60.21 per dollar on April 10 as against Rs 60.07 per dollar on April 9.

(Posted on 11-04-2014)