The price of jet fuel, which was Rs 48 two years ago, has now risen to Rs 108.
Jet fuel prices have risen 122 percent in the last 18 months.
The airfare on the route was 3 thousand rupees, it has doubled to 6 thousand rupees.
As such, the price of jet fuel in the international market is now 125-126 rupees per liter. The government is selling at Rs 108 per liter with subsidy.
As a result, there is no possibility of reducing the price of jet fuel if it does not decrease in the international market.
In 2021, the demand for jet fuel was 3 lakh 19 thousand 606 metric tons, which is entirely dependent on imports.