The finance minister blamed the Congress government for the hike in petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices are among the highest in the country. However, petrol and diesel prices have not changed for about a month. Responding to the question of whether oil prices will fall in the future, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said our hands were tied. He accused the Congress government led by Dr Manmohan Singh of raising petrol and diesel prices.

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said: We do not use UPA government tactics. The burden on us is due to the oil bond. Due to this, petrol and diesel prices cannot be reduced.

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Rajasthan government is charging diesel The highest tax

The Madhya Pradesh government imposes the highest tax of Rs 31.55 on petrol and the Rajasthan government is working on diesel with the highest tax rate of Rs 21.82 in the country. Revenue of Rajasthan government increased by Rs 15,199 crore compared to the previous fiscal, to Rs 1800 crore.

At the same time, the Rajasthan government is paying Rs 29.88 per liter of petrol and Rs 29.55 from the Maharashtra government. In 2020-21, the Madhya Pradesh government has earned more than Rs 1188 crore, while the government has earned Rs 11,908 crore through petrol and diesel in the last financial year. Government of Andhra Pradesh earns a tax of Rs 21.78 per liter, Madhya Pradesh 21.68, Orissa 20.93 and Maharashtra 20.85 per liter. This information was recently presented in Parliament by Petroleum Minister Hardeep Singh Puri.

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