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Government’s master plan to defeat National Corona, three important projects prepared

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Corona virus cases are increasing continuously in the country. In view of this, the Modi government has made great preparations to deal with the corona virus. The government has issued a package to the states for the fight against Kovid-19. This amount has been named the Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package. PM Modi has already said that the fight against Kovid-19 will last long. For this, the government has prepared a special project.

The first project will run from January 2020 to June 2020. The second project will run from July 2020 to March 2021. The third project will run from April 2021 to March 2024.

The first project will focus on developing Covid-19 hospitals,building isolation blocks, creating ICUs of ventilator facilities,PPEs (Personal Protection Equipments) – N95 masks – availability of ventilators. At the same time, the government has not yet given details of what will happen in the second and third projects.

 

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Petrol, diesel prices hiked again, rates touch new high: View rates of your city

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After a day’s pause, fuel prices were again hiked on Thursday, pushing rates to fresh all time record highs, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

On Thursday, in Delhi, petrol and diesel prices were increased by 26 paise and 7 paise, respectively. With the latest revision in the prices, petrol is now retailing at Rs  97.76 per litre and diesel is selling at Rs 88.30 in the national capital. Likewise, there’s no stopping petrol and diesel prices in Mumbai, which are retailing at Rs 103.89 and Rs 95.79 per litre, respectively.

Here is looking at the price difference of diesel and petrol in four metro cities on June 24, 2021.

CITY PETROL DIESEL
Delhi 97.50 88.23
Mumbai 103.63 95.72
Chennai 98.65 92.83
Kolkata 97.38 91.08

Check petrol, diesel prices in your city, here is how to do it

In India, petrol and diesel prices are revised daily in the morning at 6 AM. Anyone can easily check the rate of petrol and diesel by sending an SMS to 9224992249. All you need to is type RSP Petrol Pump Dealer Code and send it to 9224992249. You can find the RSP code of your locality by visiting the official site of the petrol pump near you.

But why are fuel prices constantly on the rise?

Fuel prices differ from state to state depending on the incidence of local taxes such as VAT and freight charges. Rajasthan levies the highest value-added tax (VAT) on petrol in the country, followed by Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.

The excise tax levied by the Central and state government one of the reasons behind fuel price hike.

Fuel rates in the international market determine the rates of oil prices in India. When global fuel prices go up, OMCs hike prices in the country.

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