Diesel Price in Lakshadweep




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Diesel Price in Lakshadweep  Today (Apr 20 2024)

The Diesel Price in Lakshadweep is ...

Today’s diesel price in Lakshadweep is very sensitive to global crude prices. We have seen an uptick in global crude prices, which has also pushed diesel prices in Lakshadweep higher. Also, prices of petroleum products have now been aligned to market rates. This means diesel prices in Lakshadweep will rise each time, global crude prices rise, and the rupee falls against the dollar.

The Reserve Bank of India sets the INR/USD currency pair’s exchange rate. Interest rate parity, interest rates, the balance of payments, inflation rate, import and export ratios, and total debt are the most common influences on the exchange rate. Crude oil would be cheaper as the INR strengthens against the US dollar. When the INR depreciates against the USD, the price of crude oil rises. Global political trends, oil production, supplies, and weather conditions in oil-producing countries are all factors that affect crude oil prices.

Change In Prices of Diesel in Lakshadweep (Today & Yesterday)

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Last 10 days Diesel Rate in Lakshadweep

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State-wise Diesel Prices

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Diesel Prices in Major Cities

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How often Diesel Prices are Revised in Lakshadweep

In India, the annual revision is a new fuel pricing system that took effect in 2017. The new scheme allows all fuel bunks and diesel bunks throughout the state to adjust diesel prices on a regular basis. The majority of fuel retailers in the country are government entities who use government-provided determined values for per-litre fuel rates and market the gasoline at those rates. The rates are changed on a regular basis at 6 a.m.

Factors Affecting Diesel Prices in Lakshadweep

The price of diesel is subject to adjustment on the basis of various factors that are influenced by the situation of the international crude oil market.

It is a constant fuel pricing system that adjusts fuel rates (both gasoline and diesel) in accordance with crude oil prices and the exchange rate. The components of diesel price in Lakshadweep are:

  • OMCs cover the expense of fuel oil.
  • Refineries charge a Refinery Transfer Price (RTP).
  • The state and federal governments levy taxes on diesel.
  • The gross margin of OMCs is applied to the gross overheads they generate.
  • For selling petrol to end-users, dealers charge a commission.

State Taxes and Diesel Price in LakshadweepDiesel Price in Lakshadweep Today

Value Added Tax (VAT) is a tax that is levied on goods and services. The Value Added Tax (VAT) is a consumption tax imposed by a state or the federal government on a good or service if the value is added at each level of the supply chain, starting with manufacturing and terminating at the point of sale.

The amount of VAT, a consumer, owes is dependent on the price of the goods minus the previously taxable prices of products used in the product. It is a government-imposed levy on the procurement of such goods and services. The client is responsible for the VAT costs. In India, state governments tax VAT on gasoline prices, which varies from one state to the next. Petrol is levied at 33.26 per cent in Lakshadweep.

Effect of GST on Lakshadweep Diesel Price

GST has no effect on diesel prices in Lakshadweep because diesel is exempt from the tax, which is levied on a variety of services and products. GST thresholds are currently set at 5 per cent, 12 per cent, 18 per cent, and 28 per cent. If a GST is placed on petrol, the cost of implementation for market members will be doubled.

News Diesel Price in Lakshadweep Today:


Fuel prices fell for the two days in a row on Thursday as foreign oil prices dropped as expectations of a quick rebound in demand were clouded by the second round of COVID-19 events. Following the price information, the price of petrol has been reduced by 21 paise per litre, and diesel price in Lakshadweep shows a fall by 20 paise per litre.


Consumers will avoid a significant rise in gasoline and diesel prices for the next few weeks if four states and one union territory hold elections later this month.


Lakshadweep will soon have its fuel delivery stations, which will be a first.

The long-awaited hope of Lakshadweep residents to have petrol pumps in their archipelago is expected to come true soon, with the delivery of the M V Thilaakkam, a newly constructed 700 million tonnes (mt) oil tanker vessel, to the Lakshadweep administration in Kochi. The contractor Vijai Marine Services Pvt Ltd and the owner Lakshadweep administration signed a protocol for delivery and acceptance of the newly built tanker vessel in Kochi. The ship also represents a step toward the islands having their fuel pumps.


On February 9, 2021, state-owned oil marketing firms lifted diesel prices by up to 35 paise across India’s metros. Diesel sales in all metros have been unchanged over the last three days. In comparison to all other metros, Mumbai has the highest diesel costs. Diesel premiums are updated on a regular basis, and because of municipal taxes, prices vary from city to city. 

Diesel rates in Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, and Kolkata have been revised to Rs.77.48, Rs.84.36, Rs.82.66, and Rs.81.06 per litre, respectively, following the revision. Indian Crude, Bharat Petroleum, and Hindustan Petroleum dominate the bulk of India’s diesel stations.

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FAQs For Diesel Price in Lakshadweep Today 

✅ How can diesel prices in Lakshadweep be checked?

Lakshadweep residents have three choices for checking the most recent offer. The first choice is to download some of the oil marketing brands’ smartphone apps. SmartDrive is the name of Bharat Petroleum’s mobile application, My HPCL is the name of Hindustan Petroleum’s mobile application, and Fuet@IOC is the name of Indian Oil’s mobile application. Consumers may also take advantage of OMCs’ SMS and customer support systems.

✅ When was the diesel price changed last in Lakshadweep?

The diesel price in Lakshadweep had shown a downward movement from the last three times when the prices were changed. 

  • On the 24th of March, the diesel price per litre went from Rs.87.53 to Rs.87.35 
  • After that, on the 25th of March, the price went further down from Rs. 87.35 to Rs.87.14, at which it continued.
  • Finally, on the 30th of March, the price per litre fell to Rs.86.90 at which is continuing to date.