No change in diesel price today; Metro cities remain at all-time high, check rates here
The diesel prices reached an all-time high in the country on the back of higher international crude oil.
Diesel price in India today: Like petrol prices, the state-owned oil companies today decided to keep the prices of diesel unchanged in various state capitals of India. The diesel prices reached to an all-time high in the country on the back of higher international crude oil. On Monday, international oil markets eased away from 2014 highs, reached in the previous session, as escalating Middle East tensions were offset by increasing inventories and production in the United States.
Diesel price in New Delhi: Diesel price in the national capital was available at Rs 64.96 per litre unchanged from previous day prices.
Diesel price in Kolkata: Similarly, diesel remained unchanged in this city, and was available here at Rs 67.65 per litre.
Diesel price in Mumbai: Diesel here was valued at Rs 69.17 per litre same versus previous day price of Rs 69.17 per litre. Diesel in this city has been very expensive.
Diesel price in Chennai: Like the above mentioned cities, Chennai diesel prices stood at Rs 68.49 per litre.
Diesel prices in other state capitals: The product in Bangalore was available at Rs 66.06 per litre, Bhopal at Rs 68.35 per litre, Bhubaneswar at Rs 69.69 per litre, Chandigarh at Rs 63.06 per litre, Dehradun at Rs 65.29 per litre, Gandhinagar at Rs 69.76 per litre, Hyderabad at Rs 70.58 per litre, Jaipur at Rs 69.27 per litre, Lucknow at Rs 65.13 per litre, Patna at Rs 69.58 per litre, Raipur at Rs 70.16 per litre and Srinagar at Rs 68.28 per litre.
Moreover, Brent crude futures rose to $70.78 per barrel at 0154 GMT, down 26 cents, or 0.4 percent, from their last close. Brent surged more than 3 percent on Tuesday to hit its highest level since late 2014, at $71.34 a barrel.
Meantime, US WTI crude futures were at $65.38 a barrel, down 13 cents, or 0.2 percent from their last settlement.