Crude oil prices have come down in the international market. Due to this, there has been a slight reduction in the price of petrol and diesel. On Tuesday, petrol and diesel prices were reduced by 5 paise per liter in four major metros of the country – Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai. For the first two days, there was no change in the prices of petrol and diesel. According to the website of Indian Oil, petrol prices in Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai have come down to Rs 73.27, Rs 75.92, Rs 78.88 and Rs 76.09 per liter respectively. Diesel prices in the four metros have also come down to Rs 66.41, Rs 68.77, Rs 69.61 and Rs 70.15 per liter respectively. Let us tell you that there is a softening trend in the price of crude oil in the international market, amid fears of getting stuck in the middle of a partial trade agreement between the US and China.
Crude oil prices have come down in the international market.
Meanwhile, the discussion of petrol-diesel coming under the purview of GST in the country has started once again. In fact, recently Union Minister of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan appealed to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to bring petroleum products under the purview of