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Petrol, diesel prices rise again on fresh surge in global oil prices

India Updates | 08/10/2021 03:49 PM | Click to read full article

Prices of auto fuels petrol and diesel rose on Friday too as global oil surged again, with benchmark Brent crude gaining over 1 percent to cross $83 a barrel. Diesel prices increased by a sharp 35 paisa in the national capital to Rs 92.12 per liter on Friday while petrol prices increased by 30 paisa to Rs 103.54 a liter.

Petrol prices had maintained stability since September 5 but oil companies finally raised their pump prices last week and this week was given a spurt in the product prices lately.