Petrol, diesel price begin to climb after crude oil's record jump
A litre of petrol costs ₹77.21 in Delhi, ₹77.83 in Mumbai, ₹76.69 in Hyderabad, ₹74.61 in Bengaluru and ₹74.97 in Chennai
Tracking emerging market currencies, the Indian rupee was trading weaker against the US dollar
NEW DELHI : As was being feared, petrol and diesel prices began to increase in India today following a massive spike in crude oil rates due to drone attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities. The price of petrol increased by 18 paise and that of diesel by 33 paise.