Bhubaneswar: The rates of petroleum products have been aligned with the market rate, which shows that fuel prices will rise every time the Indian currency falls against the dollar.
Today, petrol and diesel are being sold at Rs 104.86 and Rs 94.76 respectively in the capital city of Bhubaneswar, while the rate of fuel is Rs 103.54 for petrol and Rs 95.10 for diesel in Cuttack.
The price of petrol in Malkangiri where the fuel rates exhibit the highest charge in the state. i.e., at Rs 108.92, while diesel is being sold in the town at Rs 100.29.
The prices of petrol in some other major towns in the state are as follows: Rs 103.61 in Puri, Rs 104.78 in Sundargarh, Rs 107.01 in Rayagada, Rs 103.47 in Nayagarh, Rs 108.13 in Nabarangpur, Rs 105.20 in Keonjhar, Rs 103.11 in Kendrapara and Rs 103.23 in Balasore.
As far as diesel is concerned, the price of the fuel is Rs 94.81 in Balasore, Rs 96.04 in Bargarh, Rs 94.28 in Jagatsinghpur, Rs 94.89 in Jharsuguda, Rs 95.16 in Puri, and Rs 95.41 in Sambalpur.