Petrol prices may be slashed by up to Rs 2 from May 1
Posted on: 05:53 PM IST Apr 29, 2013
New Delhi: Oil companies may slash petrol prices by up to Rs 2 per litre from May 1, sources said on Monday. The sources said that the clarity on the monthly revision of petrol prices was expected on Tuesday.
Petrol price were last cut by Rs 1 per litre on April 15, the third reduction in a month. Earlier in April, the price was reduced by 85 paise per litre.
The price cut, which was made possible because of fall in international oil prices, excluded local sales tax or VAT.