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Petrol, and Diesel prices on April 18

Petrol, and Diesel prices on April 18

Petrol, and Diesel prices in Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Lucknow, Noida, and Gurugram on April 18, 2023

Petrol and Diesel Prices On April 18, 2024: Internationally, the price of crude is trading below $90 per barrel. This morning, Brent crude was trading at $87.44 per barrel. However, the fall in crude oil prices has had a minor impact on petrol and diesel prices. Let us tell you that due to the Israel-Iran war, the price of crude oil is expected to go up to $100 per barrel.

Oil marketing companies have released petrol and diesel prices for April 18. Fresh petrol and diesel prices are released every morning at 6 am in the country. Here you can check the prices of petrol and diesel in your city.

Petrol-diesel prices in metros (Petrol Diesel Prices)

After this cut, the petrol price in the national capital is now Rs 94.72 per liter, which was earlier Rs 96.72 per liter. Whereas diesel costs Rs 87.62 per liter, which was earlier Rs 89.62 per liter. Today petrol has become Rs 104.21 per liter in Mumbai, Rs 103.94 in Kolkata and Rs 100.75 per liter in Chennai. Whereas the price of diesel has become Rs 92.15 per liter in Mumbai, Rs 90.76 in Kolkata and Rs 92.34 per liter in Chennai.

Where petrol and diesel became cheap and where expensive (Petrol-Diesel Fresh Rates)

Noida: Petrol is Rs 94.83 per liter and diesel is Rs 87.94 per liter

Gurugram: Petrol is Rs 94.94 per liter and diesel is Rs 87.80 per liter

Bengaluru: Petrol Rs 99.84 per liter and diesel Rs 85.93 per liter

Chandigarh: Petrol is Rs 94.24 per liter and diesel is Rs 82.40 per liter

Hyderabad: Petrol is Rs 107.41 per liter and diesel is Rs 95.65 per liter

Jaipur: Petrol is Rs 104.88 per liter and diesel is Rs 90.36 per liter

Patna: Petrol is Rs 105.18 per liter and diesel is Rs 92.04 per liter

Today, the cheapest petrol in the country is being sold in Port Blair at Rs 82.42 and diesel at Rs 78.01 per liter. In Lucknow, petrol is Rs 94.65 and diesel is Rs 87.76 per liter. In Meerut, petrol is Rs 94.43 and diesel is Rs 87.49 per liter. In Jaipur, petrol is at Rs 104.88.

Petrol consumption increased

Petrol consumption in the country increased by 7 percent in the first fortnight of April, while diesel sales declined by 9.5 percent. This information has come to light from the data of public sector petroleum marketing companies. Before the beginning of the summer season, conflicting figures of petrol and diesel sales have emerged. The three public sector petroleum companies control 90 percent of the fuel market. Data shows that during April 1 to 15, petrol sales increased to 12.2 lakh tonnes, while in the same period last year it was 11.4 lakh tonnes. At the same time, diesel demand decreased by 9.5 percent to 31.4 lakh tonnes during this period.

Use of private vehicles increased

Due to the partial reduction in petrol prices, the use of private vehicles increased and sales increased. But the demand for air conditioning in cars is expected to increase in the future as the heat increases with the harvesting season.

Know the price of petrol and diesel through SMS

You can also find out the latest rates of petrol and diesel in your city through SMS. If you are a customer of Indian Oil, then you will have to write RSP along with the city code and send it to 9224992249. If you are a customer of BPCL, then you can get information about the new price of petrol and diesel by writing RSP and sending it to 9223112222. Whereas, if you are a customer of HPCL, then you can find out the price of petrol and diesel by writing HP Price and sending it to 9222201122.