Commercial LPG cylinder prices hiked by Rs 43 per cylinder
New Delhi : Oil marketing companies have hiked the prices of their commercial LPG cylinder by Rs 43.5 per unit. With the latest revision, the 19 kg commercial LPG cylinder in the national capital will now cost Rs 1736.50, a significant hike from the earlier rate of Rs 1,623. The prices of domestic LPG gas cylinders have been kept unchanged for now.
For the unversed, petroleum companies usually revise the price of LPG cylinders every month. Last month, the price of the commercial LPG cylinder was increased by Rs 75.
The prices for commercial cylinders are highest in Kolkata at Rs 1805 per cylinder. In Mumbai, the commercial cylinders are being sold at Rs 1545 per cylinder.
The price of domestic cooking gas has more than doubled in the last seven years. The retail selling price of domestic gas was Rs 410.5 per 14.2-kg cylinder on March 1, 2014.