Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Friday that due to people’s concern over rising fuel prices, the price will come down as the winter season ends.
Union Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan told to ANI, “Increase in petroleum price in international market has affected consumers too. Prices will come down a little as winter goes away. It is an international matter, price is high due to increase in demand, it happens in winter. It will come down as the season ends.”
On Friday, petrol was selling at Rs 90.93 per litre and diesel at Rs81.31 in the National Capial.
LPG, petrol and diesel price have been frequently increased in India. Opposition parties staged several protests across the country over the hike in diesel and petrol prices.