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VAT Reduction: Why Are Some States Protesting Against The Fuel Price Cuts?

Nov 08, 2021 Preetha Nair

Many BJP-ruled states such as Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Tripura, Goa, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Assam, Bihar and Haryana have slashed VAT on fuel after the Centre cut petrol and diesel prices by Rs 5 and Rs 10 respectively.

BJP To Hit Streets In Bengal Demanding TMC Govt Slash VAT On Fuel

Nov 08, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

BJP West Bengal state unit vice-president Raju Banerjee said the party will take out a rally from its headquarters at around 1 pm on Monday.


Punjab Slashes Prices Of Petrol By Rs 10/Litre And Diesel By Rs 5/ Litre

In Punjab, petrol will now cost Rs 95 per litre and diesel Rs 83.75 per litre. A decision in this regard was taken in a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi.

Punjab Cabinet Meeting: Petrol, Diesel Prices Likely To Be Discussed

Nov 07, 2021 Harish Manav

After Centre’s cut in excise duty and further reduction in VAT by the Chandigarh administration and Haryana government, fuel prices have dropped drastically in Chandigarh and Panchkula.


AAP Demands Centre To Further Reduce Petrol, Diesel Prices By Rs 15 Each

AAP leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia demanded that the central government should reduce fuel prices, saying that states have fewer resources.

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04 November, 2021

After Centre’s Excise Duty Cut, Karnataka Announces Reduction In Fuel Prices

Outlook Web Desk

The state’s Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, announced that the petrol will now cost Rs 95.90 per litre and diesel Rs 81.5 per litre in Karnataka.


04 November, 2021

Cut On Petrol, Diesel Excise Duties 'By Product’ Of Bypoll Results: P Chidambaram

Outlook Web Desk

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram targeted BJP over cut in excise duties of petrol and diesel, saying it is a ‘by product’ of recent bypoll results.


04 November, 2021

After Centre, Nine BJP-Ruled States Slash Petrol, Diesel Prices With Additional Cuts

Outlook Web Desk

Since states charge local sales tax or VAT not just on the base price but also on the excise duty levied by the centre, the total incidence of price reduction is higher.


15 October, 2021

Fuel Prices Soar Again In India; Petrol, Diesel Priced At Highest Ever Level

Outlook Web Desk

The petrol in capital Delhi is priced at Rs 105.14 a litre, while diesel is priced at Rs 93.87 per litre.


16 August, 2021

Fuel Price Hike: FM Says Can't Reduce Excise Duty On Petrol, Diesel, Blames UPA

Outlook Web Bureau

The union finance minister remained non-commital on excise duty cut on petrol and diesel saying payments in lieu of past subsidised fuel pose limitations.


13 August, 2021

Tamil Nadu Govt Slashes State Tax For Petrol By Rs 3 Per Litre

G.C. Shekhar

State Finance Minister P.T. Palanivel Thiaga Rajan, during his budget speech in the assembly, said that he had been instructed by Chief Minister M.K Stalin to provide some relief to the working class and middle class.


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07 August, 2021

Tripura Congress Leader Pedals Rickshaw To Protest Fuel Price Hike

Pinaki Das

Senior Congress leader Birajit Sinha was seen pedalling a cycle rickshaw in Kailashahar town in North Tripura district on Friday to protest against rising prices of petrol and diesel.


14 July, 2021

UK: Annual Inflation Rate Rises To 2.5% In June, Highest In Three Years

Associated Press (AP)

As per the Office for National Statistics the annual rate of inflation rose to 2.5% in June from 2.1% the previous month


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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Anand Sharma interacts with AAP MP Sanjay Singh, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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TMC MP Nusrat Jahan during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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