Bhubaneswar: The price of petroleum products has now been aligned to market prices. This means fuel prices will increase each time, global crude prices rise and the rupee falls against the dollar.
On Tuesday, petrol and diesel are being sold at Rs 104.86 and Rs 96.37 respectively in the capital city of Bhubaneswar, while the rate of fuel is Rs 103.19 for petrol and Rs 94.76 for diesel in Cuttack.
The price of petrol in Malkangiri where the fuel rates exhibit the highest charge in Odisha, is at Rs 109.20, while diesel is being sold in the town without any change in rate in the last 24 hours at Rs 100.56.
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.