Fuel price across India stands lowest in 11 months
GUWAHATI: Following the successive cuts in the last few weeks, petrol price is now at its lowest in the last 11 months while diesel is at its lowest since mid-April as on 12 December.
The price gap between the two automobile fuels has been narrowing; however, the rate of decline in petrol prices has not been as sharp as that for diesel.
The petrol price in Guwahati now Stands at Rs.69.6 and diesel stands at Rs.64.99.
It is to be mentioned that with cru
de oil rates inching upwards, state-run fuel retailers did not make any changes in the retail price.
In the international market, oil rose to about $61 a barrel on 12 December, supported by an industry report showing a drop in US crude inventories, a cut in Libyan exports and an OPEC-led deal to trim output (inputs from Reuters)