Diesel Petrol Rates Today 21 March 2022: There has been a decline in the prices of crude oil in the international market. At the same time, Indian oil companies have kept the prices of petrol and diesel stable for now. There has been no change in the rate of petrol and diesel in the national market.
Today Diesel Petrol Prices Updates
In the international market, there has been a decline in crude oil prices for the last few days. The price of Brent oil had crossed $130 per barrel in the second week of March, it has now come down to $100 per barrel with a huge decline. Due to the softening of crude oil prices, the possibility of an increase in petrol-diesel prices in the Indian market has been reduced to a great extent.
Indian oil companies have not made any change in the price of vehicle fuel petrol and diesel today (Monday), even on March 21. At the same time, the fall in the prices of crude oil in the international market has reduced the margin pressure on retail oil companies. Due to this now the possibility of getting relief on the prices of petrol and diesel has increased. Let us tell you that even after the record increase in the price of crude oil, Indian oil companies have not increased the prices of petrol and diesel from November 2021 i.e. Diwali last year.
Diesel becomes costlier for bulk consumers
Diesel prices have increased by Rs. 25 per litre for bulk consumers. However, there has been no change in the retail prices of diesel sold to the public at petrol pumps.
Let us tell you that Russia attacked Ukraine on 24 February and then the price of crude oil had reached $130 internationally, but before Holi again the price of crude oil has come down to $100. Petrol and diesel prices are stable in the country since Diwali i.e. from November 2021.
What is today’s price in major cities
|Name of the city||Petrol||Diesel|
|Delhi||95.41 Rupees||86.67 Rupees|
|Mumbai||109.98 Rupees||94.14 Rupees|
|Chennai||101.40 Rupees||91.43 Rupees|
|Kolkata||104.67 Rupees||89.79 Rupees|
|Noida||95.51 Rupees||87.01 Rupees|
|Ranchi||98.52 Rupees||91.56 Rupees|
|Bangalore||100.58 Rupees||85.01 Rupees|
|Lucknow||95.28 Rupees||86.80 Rupees|
|Bhopal||107.23 Rupees||90.87 Rupees|
Oil Prices Updated Daily
The price of petrol and diesel is updated daily based on the price of crude oil in the international market. 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. However, the prices in India have remained stable since November.