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New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices continued to rise in the country on Tuesday, with petrol prices in Mumbai (Mumbai) hovering around Rs 100 per liter. Petrol price has been hiked by 23 paise per liter and diesel by 25 paise per liter, according to price notices issued by public sector oil companies. Petrol and diesel prices: Petrol and diesel prices have gone up again in Mumbai today, find out the price of oil in your city
This is the 13th increase in prices this month, with petrol and diesel at record highs across the country. In Delhi, petrol was priced at Rs 93.44 per liter and diesel at Rs 84.32 per liter. In Mumbai, petrol is priced at Rs 99.71 per liter and diesel at Rs 91.57 per liter.
Petrol prices have already crossed Rs 100 in many cities in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, and with the latest increase, Mumbai has come very close to this level. Fuel prices vary from state to state based on local taxes such as VAT and freight charges. Rajasthan has the highest value added tax (VAT) on petrol, followed by Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.
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