HIKE IN PETROL BY RS.2.35 PER LITRE AND DIESEL BY RS.0.50 PAISA PER LITRE

New Delhi, August 31, 2013: A steep depreciation in rupee value coupled with rise in international fuel prices saw oil companies on Saturday announce a Rs. 2.35 per litre increase in petrol prices and 50 paise per litre price hike in diesel prices excluding state levies.The actual increase will vary from city to city, depending on local taxes