Oil prices have been increased once again on Friday, 1 October 2021. Petrol has become costlier by 23 paise and diesel by 29 paise today amid rising crude oil prices. There was an increase in oil rates yesterday as well. Know today’s price-
Lucknow: The prices of petrol and diesel in the country have started giving shock almost every day. Since the beginning of the year 2021, the prices of petrol and diesel have increased continuously across the country. Due to the rising oil prices, the problems of the common man have started increasing. In Gorakhpur, Agra, Kanpur, Prayagraj, Varanasi and Meerut, including Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, there has been an increase in the prices of petrol and diesel on Friday, 1 October 2021. In Lucknow, petrol is being sold at Rs 98.95 per liter and diesel at Rs 90.55 per liter. Petrol has become costlier by 23 paise and diesel by 30 paise in the state today. In the last one week, the prices of diesel have been increased for 6 days, while petrol has become expensive for three days. After this week’s increase, diesel has become costlier by about two rupees, whereas petrol has become costlier by one rupee.
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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