Crude oil near $ 87 per barrel, petrol and diesel prices stable

New Delhi(thestates.news)| After the US Bank Federal Reserve, Bank of England and Swiss Bank increased interest rates due to a sharp fall in crude oil prices. In the international market, the Brent code has come down to $ 86.15 per barrel and US West Texas Intermediate crude has also come down to $ 78.74 per barrel. Despite the fall in the price of crude oil, the prices of petrol and diesel are stable in the four metros of the country.

According to the Indian Oil website, petrol in Delhi is priced at Rs 96.72 and diesel Rs 89.62 per liter on Saturday. Petrol in Mumbai is priced at Rs 106.31 per liter and diesel at Rs 94.27 per liter. Petrol in Kolkata is being sold at Rs 106.03 per liter and diesel at Rs 92.76 per liter. Similarly, petrol is available in Chennai at Rs 102.63 per liter and diesel at Rs 94.24 per liter.

It is noteworthy that in the international market, the price of Brent crude fell by 4.76 percent, or $ 4.31, to $ 86.15 per barrel, while US West Texas Intermediate crude oil also declined by 5.69 percent, or $ 4.75, to 78.74. dollars per barrel. After reaching the level of $ 139 per barrel this year, crude oil has currently broken up to 40 percent. Despite this, public sector oil marketing companies have not made any change in the prices of petrol and diesel in the domestic market since May 22.(HS)