on Tuesday demanded roll back of hiked
, claiming that in the
, price of these fuels are decreasing.
is used to hiking petrol-diesel prices. Even if their price decrease in the international market, in India it doesn't come down," he said in a statement issued here.
"In India, the maximum 279 per cent tax is taken on petroleum products due to which their price never comes down. In the past eight days over Rs 4.5 has been increased in petrol-diesel price. This is insensitiveness towards customers," he added.
Hike in the price directly affects farmers and the common man, and the economy, Yadav said advising the Centre to pass on the benefit of reduced prices to customers.