Pay More For Air Travel As Jet Fuel Price Surges 7.5% For Third Time In A Month

Pay More For Air Travel As Jet Fuel Price Surges 7.5% For Third Time In A Month

New Delhi, Jul 1: A lot of people are still cautious about travelling unless it’s an emergency situation, but those planning to book a flight in the coming days must keep a watch on the ticket prices as jet fuel or ATF price on Wednesday was hiked by 7.5 per cent, the third increase in a month.Meanwhile, petrol and diesel rates were unchanged for the second day in a row. This, after diesel rates scaled a new high after prices were hiked 22 times in just over three weeks. In Delhi, a litre of petrol comes for Rs 80.43 per litre, while diesel is priced at Rs 80.53 per litre. However, rates vary from state to state depending on the local sales tax or VAT.While the diesel price had been hiked on 22 occasions since June 7, petrol price had been raised on 21 occasions, as per the news agency PTI.
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