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Fuel siphoned off from tankers leaving depots
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Fuel siphoned off from tankers leaving depots

July 30, 2022

Petrol pump staff catch oil tanker from Hassan with over 200 litres missing Mysore/Mysuru: A fuel tanker transporting petrol from Hassan was found carrying less fuel — approximately 200 litres — this morning and alert petrol pump staff refused to refill their underground storage tanks. Devaraja Police and officials from Department of Weights & Measures…

Deepavali surprise: Petrol, diesel to be cheaper
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Deepavali surprise: Petrol, diesel to be cheaper

November 4, 2021

After Centre, people await State also to reduce rates Consumers happy, but traders not as profit margin reduces Ever-rising commercial LPG prices put hoteliers in soup Mysore/Mysuru: Hours after the Central Government cut the Excise Duty on petrol and diesel, nine BJP-ruled States announced additional reductions in fuel prices. These States include Karnataka, Assam, Tripura,…

Congress members give  petrol at Re.1 per litre in city
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Congress members give petrol at Re.1 per litre in city

June 20, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: In connection with 51st birthday of former AICC President Rahul Gandhi, members of the Youth Congress distributed petrol at Re. 1  per litre at a petrol bunk on JLB Road in City yesterday morning. Led by Congress leader N.M. Naveen Kumar and City Youth Congress President, M. Haris, the Congress activists held this ‘mock’…

Former CM Siddharamaiah condemns hike in fuel prices
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Former CM Siddharamaiah condemns hike in fuel prices

June 20, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: In a bid to show the Governments at the Centre and the State that petrol could be sold at Rs. 25 per litre, former CM Siddharamaiah, who condemned the high fuel prices, launched a protest organised by former MLA M.K. Somashekar at Chikkamma Nikethana Kalyan Mantap in city yesterday.  He symbolically sold petrol at…

Petrol, diesel prices cut by Rs. 2, announces HDK
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Petrol, diesel prices cut by Rs. 2, announces HDK

September 17, 2018

Kalaburagi: Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy (HDK) has announced that fuel prices in Karnataka have been reduced by Rs. 2. With this, Karnataka has joined the league of States including Rajasthan, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal that have also slashed prices. Making an announcement at Kalaburagi this morning, Kumaraswamy said that following increased demand from…

Petrol, Diesel to cost more from today
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Petrol, Diesel to cost more from today

July 14, 2018

Bengaluru: With the State Government issuing an official notification on Friday to give effect to the budget proposals made by Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, petrol and diesel will cost Re. 1.14 and Re. 1.12 more respectively from today. Kumaraswamy, who also holds the Finance portfolio, had increased the sales tax on petrol and diesel by…

Excise duty on petrol, diesel cut
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Excise duty on petrol, diesel cut

October 4, 2017

Mysuru: Petrol and Diesel became cheaper by Rs.2 a litre across the country as the Government decided to reduce the basic Excise Duty on the two fuels from Tuesday midnight. Accordingly, the price of petrol stands at Rs. 69.15 a litre and that of Diesel at Rs.56.70 a litre in city.

Petrol, diesel prices come down
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Petrol, diesel prices come down

June 26, 2017

New Delhi/ Mysuru: State-run oil retailers — Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) — had implemented daily revision of retail selling prices (RSP) of petrol and diesel from June 16 across the country. In the last ten days, the price of petrol and diesel has…

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