Petrol prices stable while diesel rises across major cities; check rates here
Updated : April 26, 2019 10:01 AM IST
According to the Indian Oil Corp data, in New Delhi, petrol costs Rs 73.02 per litre and diesel Rs 66.61 per litre. In Kolkata and Chennai, petrol stood at Rs 75.04 per litre and Rs 75.79 per litre while diesel was at Rs 68.35 per litre and Rs 70.34 a litre, respectively.
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, in a tweet, said that "a robust plan for an adequate supply of crude oil to Indian refineries" is in place.
The country's crude oil production fell over 4 percent in the financial year 2018-19 after ageing fields of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and Oil India Ltd (OIL) missed the target, official data showed Thursday.