Topic: Petrol prices
Speaking at the Bharat Bandh protest against rising fuel prices, Singh accused Modi government of failing to fulfill its promises to the people.
Twenty-one opposition parties have come together for Bharat Bandh demanding that the government brings petrol and diesel under GST.
Rising oil prices and the impending general elections leave little hope for India’s plummeting rupee
The weakened rupee, Asia's worst performing currency, is prompting foreigners to sell their Indian assets.
Petrol price in Delhi rose to a record Rs 79.15 a litre and diesel climbed to a fresh high of Rs 71.15.
Since 3 June, this is the first time petrol price touched Rs 78 in Delhi. Diesel too scales new highs at Rs 69.61.
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