While petrol price was increased by Rs. 3.18 per litre, diesel price was hiked by Rs. 3.09 per litre.
" Increase in Retail Selling Price of Petrol by Rs. 3.18 /litre at Delhi (including State levies) with corresponding increase in other States," the Indian Oil Corporation said in a statement.
"Increase in Retail Selling Price of Diesel (Retail) by Rs. 3.09 /litre at Delhi (including State levies) with corresponding increase in other States," it said.
"Prices of Petrol and Diesel were last revised upwards w.e.f. 16th February'15 by Rs.0.82/ litre and Rs.0.61/ litre respectively (including State levies at Delhi). This increase in prices was effected on the back of increasing international oil prices," read the statement.