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Fuel prices witness fresh hike

ANI | Updated: Oct 02, 2018 07:39 IST

New Delhi [India], Oct 02 (ANI): Fuel prices continued the upward trend across the country on Tuesday as the petrol price was hiked by 12 paisa and diesel by 16 paisa in Delhi.
After the revision, petrol is being sold at Rs 83.85 per litre and diesel is being retailed at Rs 75.25 per litre in the national capital.
In Mumbai, petrol is being sold at Rs 91.20 per litre while the diesel price is Rs 79.89 per litre, increased by 17 paisa.
Fuel prices have been witnessing a steep rise since the past few months. Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan had said earlier that the hike in the prices of petrol and diesel in the country was because of the depreciation in the value of the Indian Rupee against the US dollar. (ANI)