The Petrol and diesel prices rose again for the fourth straight day on Sunday, January 5 across all major cities. Petrol price was increased by 9 paise per litre and that of diesel by 11 paise, as per the information on the Indian Oil Corporation website.

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Oil prices soared as much as 20 per cent to above $71 a barrel as markets reopened after a major attack on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure.IANS

Find out prices in your city


  • Delhi: Rs 75.54 per litre
  • Mumbai: Rs 81.13 per litre
  • Kolkata: Rs 78.13 per litre
  • Chennai: Rs 78.48 per litre


  • Delhi: Rs 68.51 per litre
  • Mumbai: Rs 71.84 per litre
  • Kolkata: Rs 70.87 per litre
  • Chennai: Rs 72.39 per litre 

The rise in prices comes as global crude oil prices jumped after the US killed a top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, triggering fresh fears of conflict in the Middle East. Domestic petrol and diesel prices are reviewed by oil marketing companies on a daily basis. Price revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am.