Petrol price has been hiked on 25 occasions since September 28, when a three-week-long hiatus in rate revision ended. In all, prices have gone up by Rs 8.15 a litre. Diesel rates have been increased by Rs 9.45 per litre in 28 hikes since September 24.
Kochi/Thiruvananthapuram/Kottayam: In another major jolt to the public, the price of diesel crossed Rs 100 per litre-mark in the State. This occurred after the oil companies hiked diesel price by 38 paise a litre and petrol by 30 paise per litre on Saturday. The diesel price in Parassala in
Diesel prices have now increased for second consecutive day and three times in last four days taking up its retail price by 70 paisa per litre. It was raised on September 24 by 20 paisa per litre and again on Sunday by 25 paisa per litre.