Fuel fury continues! No respite to countrymen

Daily increase in fuel prices are haunting consumers. People in one voice urged Centre to take some action and cut fuel prices. Petrol and diesel prices were hiked by Rs 0.12 and Rs 0.28 in the national capital. After the revision, petrol is being sold at Rs 82.48 per litre, while diesel rates have escalated to Rs 74.90 in the national capital. In Mumbai, petrol and diesel rates were hiked by Rs 0.12 and Rs 0.29 each. Petrol is retailed at Rs 87.94 and diesel is being sold at Rs 78.51. Fuel prices have been witnessing a steep rise since the past few months.