ATF price hiked by 7.5%; petrol, diesel rates unchanged for 2nd straight day

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NEW DELHI: Jet gas or ATF price on Wednesday was hiked by 7.5 per cent, the third improve in a month, whereas petrol and diesel rates had been unchanged for the second day in a row.
Aviation turbine gas (ATF) price was hiked by Rs 2,922.94 per kilolitre (kl), or 7.48 per cent, to Rs 41,992.81 per kl within the nationwide capital, in keeping with a price notification by state-owned oil advertising corporations.
This is the third straight improve in ATF costs in a month. Rates had been hiked by a report 56.6 per cent (Rs 12,126.75 per kl) on June 1, adopted by Rs 5,494.5 per kl (16.three per cent) improve on June 16.
Simultaneously, non-subsidised cooking gasoline LPG rates had been elevated by Re 1 to Rs 594 per 14.2-kg cylinder within the nationwide capital. Prices had been up by Rs four in different metros principally due to totally different native gross sales tax or VAT price.
On the opposite hand, petrol and diesel costs had been unchanged for the second day in a row.
This, after diesel rates scaled a brand new excessive after costs had been hiked 22 instances in simply over three weeks.
In Delhi, a litre of petrol comes for Rs 80.43 per litre, whereas diesel is priced at Rs 80.53 per litre.
Rates fluctuate from state to state relying on the incidence of native gross sales tax or VAT.
While the diesel price had been hiked on 22 events since June 7, petrol price had been raised on 21 events.
The cumulative improve for the reason that oil corporations began the cycle on June 7 totals to Rs 9.17 for petrol and Rs 11.14 for diesel.

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