Fuel price amid flood havoc: Rs 81 for petrol, Rs 74 for diesel
Fuel price amid flood havoc: Rs 81 for petrol, Rs 74 for diesel

Fuel price amid flood havoc: Rs 81 for petrol, Rs 74 for diesel


Kottakkal: Kerala is to rebuild from the scratch after the flood havoc from September 1 onwards. Meanwhile, the fuel price hike on a daily basis has become a headache for the public which survived the disaster.

The price of petrol was Rs 81.32 and diesel price was Rs 74.09 on Wednesday. The highest price for petrol was Rs 82.40 and for diesel it was Rs 75 till date. Within two and a half years, the price of diesel was increased by Rs 26.

Diesel price was increased by Rs 2.26 and petrol price by Rs 2.67 in August alone. There was not much hike in July, but the price keept increasing after July 30. Diesel price was increased by 16 paisa and petrol price by 14 paisa on Wednesday.

Bus operators Association state treasurer Hamza Erikkunnan said that the price hike amid the disaster will adversely affect the common men.




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