Accordingly, pump worth of petrol and diesel remained at earlier days degree of Rs 90.56 and Rs 80.87 a litre, respectively, within the capital.
Petrol and diesel fell by 22 paisa and 23 paisa per litre respectively final week on Tuesday in wake of the worldwide softening of oil prices. OMC has determined to pause worth revision as they wish to watch the crude worth motion that has now fallen to round $62.5 a barrel from remaining above this degree in a lot of the final week.
Across the nation as properly the petrol and diesel worth stay static on Saturday however its retail ranges assorted relying on the extent of native levies on respective states.
In Mumbai, petrol continues to be priced at Rs 96.98 a litre and diesel at Rs 87.96 a litre. Premium petrol, nonetheless, continues to stay over Rs 100 a litre within the metropolis as is the case with a number of cities throughout the nation.
The OMCs went on worth lower for the primary time this yr on two consecutive days – March 24 and 25 after preserving oil costs regular for previous 24 days. It once more lowered the worth on March 30.
Thereafter, gasoline costs have remained unchanged. Earlier, petrol and diesel costs elevated 26 instances in 2021 with the 2 auto fuels rising by Rs 7.46 and Rs 7.60 per litre, respectively, up to now this yr.
Officials in public sector oil corporations mentioned that retail worth could rise once more if crude and product costs decide up however for now it would fall or stay static for few extra days.