New Delhi, ANI. Today, the Congress is protesting everywhere over the increase in prices of petrol and diesel across the country. Congress has called for nationwide protests over the rise in petrol-diesel prices amid the Corona epidemic. Protests were organized on behalf of Congress party leaders in several cities including Delhi, Ahmedabad, Patna.
Significantly, petrol and diesel prices across the country also rose on Monday. Petrol price has gone up by 5 paise on Monday in Delhi. With this, the price of petrol in Delhi has increased to Rs 80.43 per liter. At the same time, the price of diesel has also increased by 13 paise. With this increase, the price of diesel in Delhi has been increased to Rs 80.53 per liter. Earlier on Sunday, petrol and diesel prices had not increased.
Arrest after protest in Delhi
Members of the Pradesh Congress Committee protested in Delhi over the increased prices of petrol and diesel. The members of Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee were detained by the police while protesting near IP College against the continued increase in petrol and diesel prices.