Published On : Mon, Oct 8th, 2018

Fuel prices witness fresh hike days after cut in excise duty

Nagpur: Fuel prices continued to surge on Monday, with petrol and diesel prices being hiked by 21 paise and 29 paise respectively.

In Nagpur, petrol is priced at Rs 87.4 per litre, while diesel rates have now escalated to Rs 76.1 following the revision.

In Mumbai, petrol and diesel rates were hiked by 21 paise and 31 paise each.

Petrol is retailed at Rs 87.50 and diesel is sold at Rs 77.37.

On September 4, Jaitley had announced a cut of Rs 2.50 per litre on both petrol and diesel prices and directed the state governments to implement the same.