The Hush Post: The Centre on Thursday announced a Rs 2.50 cut in petrol and diesel prices. It comes as some relief for people who are facing the heat of fuel prices hike for last many days.
Union Finance Ministry Arun Jaitley announced this cut in fuel prices in the form of Excise duty cut on Thursday. Jaitley urged all the state governments to give a cut in value added tax (VAT) to give relief to people.
While Jaitley said the cut will be provided immediately, but no relief wasprovided till the filing of this report.