July 07, 2020 3:14 pm
Diesel price on Tuesday was increased by 25 paise per litre, according to a price notification of state-owned oil marketing companies. This took the retail selling price of diesel to Rs 80.78 per litre in the national capital - the highest ever.
July 05, 2020 11:46 pm
As of Sunday, the price of diesel in Pune stood at Rs 77.50 per litre while Petrol was being sold at Rs 87 per litre. An AAP leader said the Covid-19 pandemic has left very little money in the hands of the general public.
June 30, 2020 3:07 am
Demanding an immediate roll back of the fuel hike, state Congress president and Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat, who participated in the protest in Pune, termed the fuel hike “loot of public money”.
June 30, 2020 2:04 am
The Congress held protests across the country against the fuel price hike and increase in excise duty and waged a campaign on social media.
June 29, 2020 3:50 pm
Party president Sonia Gandhi accused the government of extortion for hiking prices 22 times in last three week.
June 29, 2020 2:07 pm
Diesel price on Monday scaled a new high after prices were hiked for the 22nd time in just over three weeks, taking the cumulative increase to Rs 11.14 per litre.
June 29, 2020 11:09 am
Petrol price was increased by 5 paise per litre and diesel 13 paise a litre across the country, according to a price notification of state oil marketing companies.
June 29, 2020 9:43 am
Legislator Suresh Kumar Routray said party workers will stage demonstrations in front of central government offices in Bhubaneswar during the day to protest the rise in fuel prices.
June 26, 2020 10:51 am
Petrol price in Delhi was hiked to Rs 80.13 per litre from Rs 79.92 while diesel rates were increased to Rs 80.19 a litre from Rs 80.02.
June 25, 2020 12:18 pm
Congress leader Digvijaya Singh along with party workers had taken out a cycle protest in Bhopal against the continuous hike, following which an FIR was registered against him and 150 other party workers under Sections 341,188,143, 269 and 270 of the Indian Penal code (IPC).
July 07, 2014 7:05 pm
The protest was against hike in rail fares, food prices and other essential commodities.