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In Maharashtra's Parbhani, Petrol Price Crosses Rs 90 Per Litre Mark

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| September 11 , 2018 , 14:11 IST

A day after the Bharat Bandh led by the Congress and other major political parties over raised fuel prices in the country, the price of petrol crossed Rs 90 per litre mark in Maharashtra on Tuesday.

In the parbhani of eastern Maharashtra, the petrol price was recorded at Rs 90.05 per litre and diesel price was recorded at Rs 77.92 per litre.

In Mumbai, the price of petrol was at Rs 88.26 per litre with an increase of 14 paise and diesel price was at Rs 77.47 per litre with an increase of 15 paise.

Also Read: Protesting Against Petrol & Diesel Price Hike, Shiv Sena Puts Up Posters, Compares Prices 

Apart from Maharashtra, petrol and diesel prices across other metropolitan cities continue to rose as in national capital New Delhi price of petrol was at Rs 80.87 per litre and the price of diesel was at Rs 72.97 per litre.

The ruling government BJP has termed the hike in petrol and diesel prices across the country as a 'momentary difficulty' owing to an international crisis.

Previously, launching a sharp attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government, BJP ally in Maharashtra Shiv Sena put posters across Mumbai inked with rising cooking gas prices, petrol prices and diesel prices on Saturday.

The posters gained attention as Shiv Sena taking a dig at Modi government used a slogan of ‘Yehi hai acche din’ and compared previous fuel prices.