The prices of petrol and diesel, already at unprecedented levels in the country, went further up for the 10th consecutive day on Tuesday. In the national capital, the petrol is being sold at Rs 79.31/litre while the price of diesel is at Rs 71.34/litre.
In Mumbai, the price of petrol is Rs 86.72/litre while diesel is being sold at Rs 75.74/litre.
On Monday, the petrol and diesel prices touched Rs 79.15/litre and Rs 71.15/litre respectively. The price of petrol increased by Rs 0.31 per litre while that of diesel was hiked by Rs 0.39 per litre.