Petrol prices in India are amongst the highest in the world.Petrol in India is more expensive than 98 other countries. In terms of Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) prices, petrol is costlier in India than most countries.
The PPP price of petrol in India is $3.95, lower than just three small countries, according to The Economic Times.
While petrol price was increased six times in 2010, it has been raised 4 times this year already. Petrol prices vary across India depending on value added Tax (VAT) and other local levies.
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Petrol price: Rs 74.82/ltr
Petrol price: Rs 65.63/ltr (January 16, 2011)
NOTE: All Indian cities have not been covered here and it is quite possible that in your city the cost of petrol may be even higher than in the cities mentioned here. Please feel free to post the price of petrol in your city in the message board below.
Obama and Government of India have both 'Bangalored' Bengaluru with highest petrol prices.