india-news

Petrol price hiked by Rs. 1.63

New Delhi, Sept 12 :State run oil companies on Friday said that petrol prices would go up by Rs. 1.63 per litre from Saturday, owing to the dismal exchange rates and stiff prices of international crude.


During first fortnight of September'13, average International prices of Petrol have gone up from USD 114.44/ bbl to USD 117.40/bbl. The average INR USD Exchange rate has also deteriorated further from Rs. 63.88/USD to Rs. 66.02/USD . To give effect to these twin reasons, the Corporation is required to increase Petrol prices by Rs. 1.63 (excluding VAT) w.e.f. midnight of 13th-14th September 2013," Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) said in a statement .

Prices of petrol went up by Rs 2.35 per litre, excluding taxes, from Sept 1.

After the latest hike. petrol price will be Rs. 76.06 per litre in New Delhi.

--IBNS (Posted on 14-09-2013)

india-news headlines

Indian Inc. has important role in developing standards: Cabinet Secretary

Manufacturing industry must become rapid learning enterprise: CII

EC censures Amit Shah, Azam Khan, Beni Prasad

Sibal moves EC against Swamy, seeks FIR

'No First Use nuclear doctrine an article of faith with Indian governments'

45 injured as express train derails in Assam

Srinivasan is among 13 named by Mudgal: Supreme Court

RSS, BJP ideology threat to secularism: Sonia Gandhi

Don't fool the people of India: Rahul to Modi

Auspicious 11 UP seats package may make or break BJP hopes

Triangular contest in the offing at Agra

Eyeing 300 lotuses, Modi calls upon youths

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top