Petrol Diesel Price Today 21 June 2021: There is little relief from rising petrol and diesel prices today. State-owned oil companies on Monday did not change petrol and diesel prices. Despite this, petrol retail price is now Rs 100 per liter in eight states – Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh. Petrol in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore metros have already cost Rs 100 a liter. Diesel prices have risen by Rs 7.19 per liter since May 4, after the assembly elections in five states. At the same time, petrol costs Rs 6.90 per liter.
See what petrol and diesel are selling at today’s major cities …
|Name of the city||Petrol Rs / liter||
|Sri Ganga Nagar||108.37||101.12|
Petrol in Rajasthan’s Sringanganagar cost Rs 108.37 And diesel costs Rs 101.12 a liter
Shri Ganganagar is the first district in the country with petrol costing Rs 100 per liter. In mid-February, the petrol price was Rs 100 per liter. Diesel costs Rs 100 per liter Petrol in the city now costs Rs 108.37 per liter. Diesel costs Rs. 101.12 a liter. VAT on petrol and diesel is highest in Rajasthan. Followed by Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
Petrol and diesel rates will thus be increased
Once excise duty, dealer commission and other items are added to the price of petrol and diesel, its price will double. If the central government excise tariffs and the state governments’ VAT is removed, the diesel and petrol rates would be around Rs 27 per liter, but whether it is the central or state government, both taxes cannot be eliminated at any cost. Because the bulk of the revenue comes from here. This money will lead to development.
Prices are set every morning
In fact, petrol and diesel prices fluctuate daily based on crude prices in the international market in addition to foreign exchange rates. Oil market companies set petrol and diesel prices every day after checking prices. Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum revise petrol and diesel rates at 6am every morning.
Find petrol and diesel rates in your city
You can also check the price of petrol and diesel by SMS every day in your city. Indian Oil (IOC) customers can send RSP to 9224992249 and HPCL (HPCL) customers to HPPRC to 9222201122. BPCL customers can send RSP to 9223112222.