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Many residents from capital city Harare reported being tear-gassed by police when they ventured out for bread.
The citizens said that popular messaging applications like Whatsapp and Facebook were inaccessible and journalists, said that they lost VPN internet connections as well, CNN reported.
While petrol price witnessed a hike of 19 paise, diesel got costlier by 28 paise in Delhi.
Around 40 'yellow vest' demonstrators on Thursday tried to storm the medieval fort of Bregancon that serves as Macron's summer retreat.
The concession was one of several made by Prime Minister Edouard Philippe in a rare televised address after the country was rocked by intense street clashes and vandalism in Paris over the weekend.
Around 1,000 students shouting "Macron resign!" -- some clad in the high-visibility vests that have become the emblem of the movement.
The Interior Ministry condemned the violence that has led to 552 wounded protesters and 95 wounded police officers.
In Delhi, approximately 9.38 crore litres of diesel and 10.62 crore litres of petrol is consumed within a month.
In Delhi, petrol is being sold at Rs 82.83 per litre after an increase of 11 paise, while diesel rates have escalated to Rs 75.69 per litre after a hike of 23 paise.
Fuel prices have been witnessing a steep rise since the past few months.
On October 4, the union government had announced a cut of Rs 2.50 per litre on both petrol and diesel prices after curbing excise duty on the commodity by Rs 1.50 per litre.
In New Delhi, petrol was priced at Rs 81.82 per litre, up from Rs 81.68 on Saturday, data on the IndianOil Corporation website showed.
Pointing to the fact that during Karnataka elections the fuel prices had remained unchanged for 17 days, Khera wondered if the prices were truly deregulated.
As per the data, the fuel was priced at Rs 87.15 in Mumbai, Rs 83.52 in Kolkata and Rs 84.89 per litre in Chennai.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced a Rs 2.50-per-litre cut in petrol and diesel prices by reducing excise duty and asking PSU oil firms to take a hit of Rs 9,000 crore.