Petrol prices fall after 6-day rally, diesel rises across metros
Updated : January 16, 2019 08:18 AM IST
According to the Indian Oil Corp data, petrol prices in New Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai were at Rs 70.33 per litre, Rs 72.44 per litre and Rs 73 per litre, respectively, while diesel stood at Rs 64.59 a litre in New Delhi, Rs 66.36 a litre in Kolkata and Rs 68.22 a litre in Chennai.
Data released by the government showed fuel and power inflation slumped to 8.38 percent as against 16.28 percent in November 2018. This was on account of lowering reduction in petrol and diesel prices since December.