Congress leaders and get together staff on Friday held symbolic protests at petrol pumps in a number of elements of the town, demanding an entire rollback of gasoline worth hike.
Social gathering leaders KC Venugopal and Shakti Singh Gohil reached the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium petrol pump on a horse cart.
Mr Venugopal mentioned that underneath the UPA authorities, the tax on petrol and diesel stood at Rs 9.20. Now, it’s Rs 32.
“The federal government ought to cease imposing excise obligation on petrol and diesel. It ought to come underneath the purview of Items and Providers Tax. We demand an entire rollback of gasoline worth hike,” Mr Venugopal, who’s the Congress basic secretary, mentioned.
Ajay Maken led a protest towards rising gasoline costs at petrol pumps in Rajinder Nagar and Janpath.
Social gathering leaders mentioned protests are being held at petrol pumps throughout the county by native models in compliance with COVID-19 protocols.
Petrol and diesel costs had been hiked once more on Friday by 31 paise per litre and 28 paise per litre, respectively.
A litre of petrol in Delhi prices Rs 95.85, whereas diesel prices Rs 86.75 per litre.
Petrol costs have crossed the Rs 100 per litre mark in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Rajasthan and Ladakh.
Sri Ganganagar district in Rajasthan has the most costly gasoline within the nation with petrol priced at Rs 106.94 a litre and diesel at Rs 99.80.
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