There was no increase in oil prices in Lucknow, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Agra, Meerut and Prayagraj of UP today i.e. on Wednesday, November 17. People have got relief due to non-increasing oil prices.
Lucknow: Government oil companies have not increased the prices of petrol and diesel. People have got relief as oil prices have remained stable for the last 12 days. There was no increase in the prices of petrol and diesel in Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Agra, Kanpur, Prayagraj and Meerut, including Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow, today i.e. 17 November 2021. Petrol is being sold at Rs 95.26 per liter and diesel at Rs 86.80 per liter in Lucknow today. Let us tell you that in the month of October, oil prices have increased 24 times.
This reduction came due to the reduction in excise duty on petrol and diesel by the central government. Along with this, the state governments in many states have also reduced the prices at their own level. For example, petrol diesel has become cheaper by Rs 12-12 in UP.
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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 about 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 sending the code of RSP Space Petrol Pump to 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.