Fuel prices, especially of petrol and diesel, are very sensitive to global crude prices and also depend on several other factors decided by the government of India and oil marketing companies.
Petrol, Diesel Prices in Odisha
The rates of petroleum products always fluctuate with global market trends. The rates of petrol and diesel have been considerably steady in Odisha and other parts of the country for quite some time now.
The price of petrol in Malkangiri where the fuel exhibits the highest rates in Odisha, is at Rs 108.92, while diesel is being sold in the town without any change in rate in the last 24 hours at Rs 100.29.
In Capital Bhubaneswar, petrol and diesel cost Rs 103.19 and Rs 94.76 respectively while the rate of fuel is Rs 103.71 for petrol and Rs 95.25 for diesel in Cuttack on Thursday.
Petrol is being sold at Rs 103.60 and Rs 103.38 in Bhubaneswar and Cuttack respectively on Thursday. While the diesel price in Bhubaneswar is Rs 95.715, in Cuttack the rate of the fuel is Rs 94.93.
In Ganjam, petrol costs Rs 103.77 and in Sambalpur, it is Rs 103.23 per litre.
Petrol and diesel prices in other towns of Odisha:
Petrol prices: Balasore 103.23, Bolangir 105.67, Dhenkanal 103.98, Gajapati 105.56, Jajpur 103.70, Sundargarh 104.28, Sonepur 104.68, Puri 103.47, Nayagarh 103.47, Keonjhar 105.60, Kandhamal 104.91, Kendrapara 103.11.
Diesel prices: Sambalpur 94.81, Nuapada 97.42, Nabarangpur 99.53, Khordha 94.76, Kalahandi 97.62, Deogarh 95.89, Boudh 96.67.