With another move towards an increase in transparency, the fuel prices will change every day at 6.00 AM depending upon the international oil market fluctuations. This daily revision of price is essentially an initiative for a clearer price mechanism and therefore, providing the best possible to the customer. All the state run oil retailer like IOCL, Bharat petroleum and Hindustan petroleum is all set for providing convenience to their customers. Customer can check the petrol or diesel price without moving to the petrol pump. Basically, three different methods can be used to verify the petrol prices.
1. How To Check Prices Through WebsiteGo to the Indian Oil official website and find for pump locator(RO locator) in the menu Or you can click the link given below, to directly navigate to the pump locator webpage
https://www.iocl.com/skolocator.aspx - for Indian oil
https://www.bharatpetroleum.com/# - for Bharat petroleum (it is on the home page itself)
http://www.hindustanpetroleum.com/ - for Hindustan petroleum (go to the pump locator and check price)
Enter your area and you will get the list of all petrol pumps in the respective area and you can verify the fuel prices from the list.
2. How To Check Prices Through SmsAnother method to inspect the price is without using the website and internet. In the last press release from IOCL, consumers can send an SMS to the company in a given format and get the petrol and diesel prices.
The format for SMS is – RBS < SPACE > DEALER CODE; send this message to 92249-92249 and you will be able to get the petrol price applicable to your city. This dealer code of each petrol pump would be prominently displayed on petrol pump.
Similarly, for Bharat petroleum – RBS
And for, HPCL – HPPRICE
This dealer code of each petrol pump would be prominently displayed on petrol pump.
3. How To Check Prices Through AppThird alternative to check the prices is by using the app. Go to the play store and download the app named “fuel@IOC” and this app will prove useful to locate pumps within 5 to 10 km range and tell the price of the same too.
The name of app for Bharat petroleum is “SmartDrive” and “My HPCL” for Hindustan petroleum. Download the suitable app and verify the price of petrol or diesel.
Hope these methods will easily provide you the information needed by you....