Jamshedpur 12th Oct 2021: For the first time in Jharkhand, the price of petrol and diesel has reached its highest level. In four districts of the state where petrol has crossed 100, while in two districts diesel has also crossed the 100 mark.
Tatanagarlive examined the price of petrol and diesel for the last 10 years and found that the price of petrol increased by an average of 5% every year and diesel by an average of 7.5% every year.
But in 2021, petrol and diesel saw the highest increase.
While petrol increased by 25%, the price of diesel increased by about 33%.
If we look at the price in rupees, in 2011, petrol was available for Rs 66.50 per liter, and diesel was Rs 39.63 per liter, whereas at present the price of petrol and diesel is around Rs 100 per liter.
In the last 18 Years, wherefrom levels of Rs 33.49 per Litre Petrol in April 2003, it rose to levels of Rs 100.17 per Litre in October 2021 and for the very first time in Oct 2021 to mark a century.
|Year||Petrol / Litre||Diesel / Litre||Fuel Price Difference / Litre|
|2003||Rs 33.49||Rs 22.12||Rs 11.37|
|2004||Rs 35.71||Rs 22.74||Rs 12.97|
|2005||Rs 37.99||Rs 28.22||Rs 9.77|
|2006||Rs 43.5||Rs 30.45||Rs 13.05|
|2007||Rs 43||Rs 30.25||Rs 12.75|
|2008||Rs 45.5||Rs 31.76||Rs 13.74|
|2009||Rs 44.7||Rs 30.86||Rs 13.84|
|2010||Rs 48||Rs 38.1||Rs 9.9|
|2011||Rs 66.50||Rs 43.38||Rs 23.12|
|2012||Rs 67.82||Rs 49.08||Rs 18.74|
|2013||Rs 71.78||Rs 54.89||Rs 16.89|
|2014||Rs 67.24||Rs 61.64||Rs 5.6|
|2015||Rs 64.85||Rs 47.93||Rs 16.92|
|2016||Rs 66.89||Rs 54.88||Rs 12.01|
|2017||Rs 70.14||Rs 60.25||Rs 9.89|
|2018||Rs 78.58||Rs 76.25||Rs 2.33|
|2019||Rs 71.68||Rs 68.04||Rs 6.15|
|2020||Rs 80.73||Rs 74.58||Rs 6.15|
|2021||Rs 100.17||Rs 100.57||Diesel Fuel for First Time Exceed price of Petrol|