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Petrol price hiked by 5 paise/litre, diesel by Rs 1.26

Diesel per litre will cost Rs 55.19 in Delhi, Rs 57.39 in Kolkata, Rs 60.55 in Mumbai and Rs 56.78 in Chennai

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Publish Date: Jun 16 2016 9:04AM | Updated Date: Jun 16 2016 9:04AM

Petrol price hiked by 5 paise/litre, diesel by Rs 1.26

 State-run Indian Oil Corp (IOC) hiked transport fuel prices, that of petrol slightly by 5 paise a litre, and of diesel by Rs 1.26, both at Delhi, with corresponding increase in other states, effective midnight.

 
"The current level of international product prices of petrol and diesel and INR-USD exchange rate warrant increase in their selling price," IOC said announcing their fortnightly revision in fuel prices, in national capital.
 
Petrol per litre from Thursday will cost Rs 65.65 in Delhi, Rs 68.50 in Kolkata, Rs 70.23 in Mumbai and Rs 65.65 in Chennai.
 
Likewise diesel per litre will cost Rs 55.19 in Delhi, Rs 57.39 in Kolkata, Rs 60.55 in Mumbai and Rs 56.78 in Chennai.