The prices of petrol and diesel have been considerably steady in Odisha and other parts of the country. Fuel prices, especially petrol and diesel, are very sensitive to global crude prices.
In the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar, consumers are reportedly paying Rs 103.19 per litre of petrol and Rs 94.76 per litre of diesel in the State Capital and Rs 103.56 and Rs 95.12 per litre of petrol and diesel respectively in Cuttack on August 21 i.e. on Sunday.
Petrol price at Angul is Rs 104.61 on Sunday while in Balasore, it is sold at Rs 103.18. Petrol price in Bargarh is Rs 103.85. It is sold at Rs 103.75 in Bhadrak, Rs 105.91 in Bolangir, Rs 103.98 in Dhenkanal, Rs 103.93 in Jajpur, Rs 104.84 in Keonjhar and Rs 103.11 in Puri.
Similarly, diesel is being sold at Rs 96.12 in Angul, at Rs 95.41 in Bargarh, at Rs 95.31 in Bhadrak, Rs 95.52 in Dhenkanal, Rs 95.45 in Jajpur, Rs 96.32 in Keonjhar, Rs 99.78 in Koraput and Rs 100.56 in Malkangiri.