Diesel costlier than petrol in Delhi for first time, nears ₹80 a litre

In the national capital, a litre of diesel now costs ₹79.88 a litre as against the price of petrol at ₹79.76

On May 5, the Delhi government increased the value-added tax (VAT) on diesel from 16.75 per cent to 30 per cent. Photo: PTI (representational)
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