Petrol, diesel prices soar after Govt raises tax

After the government announced a cess hike on fuel prices in the Union Budget 2019, petrol prices shot up by Rs 2.40/ litre and diesel prices have shot up by Rs 2.36/litre in Kolkata. Today Petrol & diesel price in Kolkata are Rs 75.25 & Rs 68.59 respectively. A litre of petrol that in Delhi on Friday, was up by Rs 2.45 at Rs 72.96 per litre on Saturday.