Petrol and diesel prices were hiked today by 80 paise a litre each, taking the total increase in rates in the last 12 days to 7.20 per litre.
Petrol in Delhi will now cost 102.61 per litre as against 101.81 previously, while diesel rates have gone up from 93.07 per litre to 93.87, according to a price notification of state fuel retailers.
Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state depending upon the incidence of local taxation.
This is the 10th increase in prices since the end of a four-and-a-half-month long hiatus in rate revision on March 22.
In all, petrol prices have gone up by 7.20 per litre.