Cooking gas LPG prices hiked for the fourth time since the Ukraine-Russia war, on July 6. The new prices with an increase of Rs 50 are at Rs 1,053 for non-subsidised LPG gas. In the past one year, this is the eighth hike in prices, taking the total rise to Rs 244, or 30%. However, poor beneficiaries under Ujjwala connection will not pay the non-subsidized LPG prices.
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Amid the financial crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the state-run oil companies has hiked the prices for the commercial Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) by Rs 43.50 in the country on October 1. Following the price hike, a 19-kg commercial LPG cylinder costs Rs 1,736.50 in Delhi. However, the domestic LPG cylinders will remain constant at Rs 884.50 per cylinder in Delhi.
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal