Domestic fuel prices - which are directly linked to international oil prices - have not been revised for over two months now. Petrol costs Rs 95.41 a litre in Delhi and diesel is priced at Rs 86.67.
Winning the bids for 15 geographical areas, MEIL bagged almost a quarter (24.6 per cent) of the total number of GAs that went under the hammer.
Vedanta Group on Thursday informed that it is willing to spend $12 billion to acquire India’s state-owned refiner Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited.
Three battery swap stations are being set up at various HPCL outlets at prime locations in the city in January.
Poor farmers are not even able to sell their produce due to increased fuel prices. Therefore this decision has been taken, CM Soren explained.
While the taxes on fuel were decreased in the neighbouring States, the same is not the case in Andhra Pradesh, resulting in a wide gap in the prices of fuel in Andhra Pradesh and other states.
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The GST Council had been empowered by the Constitution of India under Article 279A to recommend the date on which GST could be levied on petroleum products.
Earlier, for three days, hundreds of residents in Navy housing have complained of a fuel-like odor coming from their tap water. Some have said they suffered from stomach pain and headaches.
Following the hike, the price of the 19-kg commercial cylinder will now cost Rs 2101 in Delhi, Rs 2,051 in Mumbai, Rs 2,174.50 in Kolkata, Rs 2,234.50 in Chennai.
CM Arvind Kejriwal does not have any intention for the welfare of farmers as he did not reduce VAT on diesel, said Leader of Opposition Ramvir Singh Bidhuri.
Alisha John, a resident of Badarpur, said, “The announcement on fuel price drop has come as a big relief.
Pandemic not a reason for not deciding whether to include petroleum products under GST regime: Kerala HC to Centre
'We are not satisfied with the reasons. There should be some discussion and genuine reasons as to why petroleum products cannot be brought under the GST regime.'
"The pandemic period cannot be cited as a reason. It is well known that even during the pandemic period, several decisions were taken involving revenue, after deliberations," observed the court
The petrol and diesel prices in Delhi have now become cheaper compared to other cities in the National Capital Region (NCR), Kejriwal said.