There has been no increase in the prices of petrol and diesel by the government oil companies today. Yesterday, the price of diesel was increased by 35 paise while that of petrol was increased by 29 paise. Know today’s price…
Lucknow: The prices of petrol and diesel in the country are continuously increasing. However, today i.e. on Tuesday, October 13, 2021, there has been no change in oil prices in the country. There was no change in the prices of petrol and diesel in Uttar Pradesh’s Lucknow, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Agra, Meerut and Prayagraj today i.e. on Wednesday, 13 October. People have got relief due to no increase in prices. Yesterday petrol became costlier by 29 paise and diesel by 35 paise.
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Central excise and state taxes account for 60 percent of the price of petrol, while it is 54 percent in diesel. Central excise duty on petrol is Rs 32.90 per liter, while that on diesel is Rs 31.80 per litre. Petrol and diesel prices usually change daily. These prices are determined on the basis of benchmark international crude prices and foreign exchange rates.
Petrol-diesel will not be included in GST
Several decisions have been taken in the important meeting of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council held on Friday. Addressing the media, the Finance Minister put an end to the speculation of bringing petrol and diesel under the purview of GST. He said, “This is not the right time to consider bringing petrol and diesel under the ambit of GST. Many issues related to revenue will have to be considered for this. These were not discussed during the meeting.
Know the price of petrol and diesel in your city through SMS
Petrol-Diesel prices change from time to time. 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 writing the code of RSP Space Petrol Pump on the number 9224992249 and BPCL customers by writing RSP to the number 9223112222. At the same time, customers of HPCL can know the price by writing (HP Price) and sending it to the number 9222201122.
Petrol and diesel rates are updated every day
The price of Petrol and Diesel is updated daily based on the price of crude in the international market along with foreign exchange rates. Oil marketing companies fix the price of petrol and diesel every day after reviewing the prices. Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum oil companies update petrol and diesel prices information of different cities every morning.