Bhubaneswar: Pinching pockets of the common man, petrol price today touched 100 per litre in Odisha capital.
This is 33rd hike in less than two months pushing fuel prices to new historic highs across the country.
Petrol is being sold at Rs 100.1 at several filling stations in the capital city. Similarly, diesel is being sold at Rs 97.25 here. In Cuttack, prices of petrol and diesel stand at Rs 100.27 and Rs 97.50, respectively.
Other districtswhere the petrol price has crossed the Rs 100-mark are Rayagada, Nabarangpur, Koraput, Malkangiri and Ganjam.