Prices of petrol and diesel continue to rise. Its direct impact is in the pockets of the people. Due to increase in the price of petrol and diesel, it also affects the general needs of the citizens. On Thursday, petrol has increased by 24 paise and diesel by 27 paise. With this, petrol in the capital Raipur has been increased to Rs 83.43 and diesel to Rs 81.20 per liter.