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Petrol price in Mumbai has touched Rs 89.80 per litre, while diesel is being sold at Rs 78.42 per litre.
A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao said it was not going into the issue and will not interfere with the government's decision.
Most Asian markets slipped amid reports Washington was about to announce a new round of tariffs on Chinese imports, setting the stage for possible reprisals by Beijing.
The CM made the announcement while speaking after unfurling national flag on the occasion of Hyderabad Karnataka Liberation Day.
Petrol in Delhi, which is cheapest among the four metros due to lower taxes, rose to Rs 81.91 per litre on Sunday.
Petrol price touched Rs 85.15 per litre in Tamil Nadu, one of the highest prices in the country.
The government Wednesday approved over 25 per cent hike in the price of ethanol produced directly from sugarcane juice for blending in petrol in a bid to cut surplus sugar and reduce oil imports.
The Shiromani Akali Dal leader said Punjab was collecting a tax of Rs 23 and Rs 11 per litre respectively on petrol and diesel.
West Bengal is the third states after Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan to have reduced the prices of fuel to provide relief to people from the continuous surge in prices.
In a statement, the Dalit leader said that the Modi government was also pursuing the "anti-people policies" that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-II pursued.
The plea by Puja Mahajan, a resident of the national capital, sought directions to the central government to treat petrol and diesel as "essential commodities" and fix a "fair price" for the petroleum
The refiner will, however, lift 1 million barrels of Iranian oil this month, said the source, who did not wish to be identified.
Police said that over 300 Congress functionaries were detained across the state, including state party chief Amit Chavda and Gujarat party in-charge Rajiv Satav from Lal Darwaja area here.
Assam: Harish Rawat leads hundreds of sloganeering party workers in Bhrat Bandh rally, normal life affected
In Guwahati, Assam Congress president and Rajya Sabha MP Ripun Bora along with party in-charge for the state Harish Rawat led hundreds of sloganeering party workers during a rally this morning.
At many places, hartal supporters -- both LDF and UDF -- blocked highways and roads leaving several motorists stranded on the roads for hours.