All of you may have aware of this thing that from today (June 16′), petrol and diesel prices will change daily across the country as per the guidelines from the central government.
You’ll be amazed by knowing that the petrol-diesel prices will not only change on a daily basis but may also vary at one petrol pump to another petrol pump.
From 6 AM onwards prices of fuels will change every day, According to the global price change on the previous day. Here’s how you can check daily fuel prices through SMS & Apps on your Mobile or Laptop/Desktop.
Price check through SMS
Consumers can check prices applicable in their respective city by sending an SMS, ‘RSP DEALER CODE’ to 92249-92249.
- For Bharat Petroleum, consumers can send the SMS (in the same pattern) to 9223112222.
- For Hindustan Petroleum, consumers need to send SMS on the number 9222201122 with HPPRICEDEALERCODE pattern.
If you’re thinking how you’ll get Dealer code then you don’t need to worry. All petrol pump dealers have been asked by the government to display their numbers prominently for users’ convenience.
Price check through Applications
Indian Oil Application
You can check live petrol, diesel prices by downloading Indian Oil’s app. At Apple’s app store and Google’s Play Store, you’ll easily find this application. Just register with the app to access the features of the app. The ‘Locate Us’ tab shows petrol pumps around. Users can simply click on the map and check daily prices for Petrol and diesel.
You can also visit the Indian Oil’s website www.iocl.com for prices. This website has ‘Check fuel prices’ banner running right on the home page.
BPCL’s app provides information on daily fuel prices, the app also offers location of the nearest fuel station, facilities available at the fuel pumps and more.
The other big oil companies Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) also have similar links on their websites — https://www.bharatpetroleum.in/index.aspx and https://www.bharatpetroleum.com/index.aspx.