Consumers to feel the pinch again: Petrol, diesel prices hiked
- Mar 23, 2013, 10:50 AM IST
New Delhi: Diesel prices has hiked by 45 paise on Thursday after the decision taken by the oil companies.
The new prices will be effective from midnight.
Earlier, the petrol price was hiked on February 16.
The first hike in petrol price in over three-and-a-half months and the second rise in diesel rates in one month exclude local sales tax or VAT and the increase for consumers at petrol pumps would be higher.