Bengal BJP asks TMC government to slash state tax on fuel

By PTI

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan government on Tuesday decided to reduce petrol price by Rs 4 per litre and diesel rate by Rs 5 per litre from midnight.

“In the cabinet meeting today, it was unanimously decided to reduce the rate of VAT on petrol and diesel. After this, the rates will be reduced by Rs 4 per litre in petrol and Rs 5 per litre in diesel from 12 o’clock tonight,” Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot tweeted.

The meeting chaired by Gehlot was held at the chief minister’s residence.

In the Cabinet meeting today, it was unanimously decided to reduce the rate of VAT on petrol/diesel. From 12 o’clock tonight, the rates will be reduced by Rs 4 per liter for petrol and Rs 5 per liter for diesel.
— Ashok Gehlot (@ashokgehlot51) November 16, 2021