Master Stroke: Congress calls fuel price hike Centre's 'fuel loot'

Petrol and diesel prices in the country touched their highest levels on Friday mainly due to dramatic fall in rupee and a sharp rise in crude oil rates. Petrol price in the national capital shot to as high as Rs 79.99 per litre, while the diesel is being sold at Rs 72.07 per litre today. Meanwhile, people in Mumbai are purchasing petrol at Rs 87.39 per litre and more