The different pay for the prices of petrol and diesel starts from today across India. The vehicle owner of India has to pay petrol and diesel rates that will change on daily basis. This decision of revising petrol and diesel prices daily for consumers across the country will be taken by the state oil companies i.e., Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL), Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).
Earlier, The petroleum companies decided to revise fuel rates from midnight. Later, the demand from the petrol dealers associations at state and national level government decided to revise the rates from 6 am. According to the Petroleum Ministry, the prices of petrol and diesel at the petrol pumps of Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum will be decided on the daily basis based on the market conditions. And this retail price of fuels will be more open and transparent, competitive and reflective of the market conditions. This daily revision of fuel rate is Customer Centric Initiative.
Here are the steps to check the price being charged by the petrol pump
- Check the day price displayed near the sales room
- Check the day price on the dispensing unit
- You can also verify the prices of the fuel through SMS, Toll-free number, Smart Drive App and through websites state oil companies
Check daily fuel prices through SMS
- SMS: RSP< SPACE >DEALER CODE to 9223112222 for Bharat Petroleum customers
- SMS: HPPRICE< SPACE >DEALER CODE to 9222201122 for Hindustan Petroleum customers
- SMS: RSP< SPACE >DEALER CODE to 9224992249 for Indian Oil customers
Apart from this Consumers can log on to the official websites of state oil companies
- Log on to the www.bharatpetroleum.in and go to the pump locator (For Bharat Petroleum prices)
- Log on to the www.hindustanpetroleum.com and go to the pump locator (For Hindustan Petroleum prices)
- Log on to the www.iocl.com and go to the pump locator (For Indian Oil prices)
Download Mobile App for fuel prices details
- Download SmartDrive app and locate the fuel station (For Bharat Petroleum prices)
- Download My HPCL App (For Hindustan Petroleum prices)
- Download IOC App (For Indian Oil prices)
You can also call Toll free number 1800-226-550, and the rates of petrol and diesel will change at 6 am every day.