Cutting on petrol and diesel prices also continued on Friday. Petrol and diesel prices were cut by 15-15 paise in Delhi. Petrol in Delhi is 78.06 and diesel is 72.74 rupees per day. In Mumbai, petrol is getting 83.57 and diesel is 76.22 rupees. Please tell you that after the stability of one day in petrol and diesel prices were cut on Thursday. On Wednesday, on the day of Diwali, the price of petrol remained constant after six days of continuous decline. Diesel prices were also recorded for the first five consecutive days.
In Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai, petrol prices were recorded on Thursday at Rs 78.21, Rs 80.13, Rs 83.72 and Rs 81.24 per liter respectively. In all four metros, diesel was Rs 72.89, Rs 74.75, Rs 76.38 and Rs 77.05 per liter respectively. On Thursday, the price of petrol in Delhi was 21 paise per liter and diesel price was 18 paise per liter. In Kolkata and Mumbai the price of petrol was reduced by 20 paisa a liter, while diesel prices were 18 paise and 19 paisa per liter respectively. In Chennai, the price of petrol was reduced by 22 paisa a liter, while the price of diesel was reduced by 19 paise per liter.
Significantly, the US has given eight countries temporary exemption to buy oil from Iran. US President Donald Trump said this step has been taken to keep the prices of crude oil below the global level and to protect the market from shocks. The US has given temporary permission to continue to buy crude oil from eight countries including India and China. The US has implemented the most stringent sanctions against Iran since Monday to change the behavior of the Iranian government. The US has imposed this ban on the banking and petroleum sector of Iran. There is a provision for preventive action in Europe, Asia, and all other countries and companies who buy oil from Iran.