Those who were hoping for a reduction in petrol and diesel prices by bringing them under GST have been hit hard today.
On the contrary, due to the rise in international crude oil prices, the country’s petrol and Diesel Retail Prices are likely to rise further. International crude oil prices fell in early August, but have been steadily rising since the last week of this month. Brent crude fell marginally to 75 75.02 a barrel on Friday.
The GST Council meeting was expected to bring relief to these people, but it was also a disappointment. The 45th meeting of the council discussed the issue of petrol and diesel, but no decision was taken in its favor. Today’s agenda is to bring in. Was added to