Petrol and diesel prices were hiked by 80 paise a litre each on Wednesday, taking the total increase in rates in the last two weeks to Rs 10 per litre.
Petrol in Delhi will now cost Rs 105.41 per litre as against Rs 104.61 previously, while diesel rates have gone up from Rs 95.87 per litre to Rs 96.67.
In Mumbai, petrol is now at Rs 120.51 per litre, an increase of 84 paise, whereas diesel costs Rs 104.77 after a hike of 85 paise.
Rates have been increased across the country and vary from state to state, depending upon the incidence of local taxation.
This is the 14th hike in prices since the ending of a four-and-half-month long hiatus in rate revision on March 22.
In related news, Petroleum Minister Hardeep Singh Puri informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that petrol prices in India have gone up by merely 5 per cent, as against over 50 per cent in some of the developed countries, in the wake of the Russia-Ukraine war.