Business Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi
Updated Tue, 15 Dec 2020 10:49 AM IST
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Price of 14.2 kg cylinder
According to the IOCL website, a 14.2 kg unsubsidised LPG cylinder in Delhi is now priced at Rs 644. It is priced at Rs 670.50 in Kolkata, Rs 644 in Mumbai and Rs 660 in Chennai. Earlier, the price of cylinders in these cities was Rs 444, Rs 2020.50, Rs 594 and Rs 1010 respectively.
Price of 1 kg kg cylinder
The price of a commercial gas cylinder has also gone up by Rs 19 per kg. In the national capital, Delhi, it has gone up to Rs 1,296. In Kolkata and Mumbai, it rose by Rs 55 to Rs 1,351.50 and Rs 1,244. In Chennai, it rose by Rs 56 to Rs 1,410.50. Earlier, the prices of these cities were 1241.50, 1296.00, 1189.50 and 1354.00 respectively.
The government subsidizes 12 gas cylinders
Currently the government subsidizes 12 cylinders of 14.2 kg for each house for one year. If customers want more cylinders than this, they buy them at market price. The price of a gas cylinder changes every month. Its price is determined by factors such as changes in average international standards and foreign exchange rates.
This way you can check the LPG prices
To check the price of LPG cylinder you have to go to the website of the government oil company. The companies here issue new rates every month. (https://iocl.com/Products/IndaneGas.aspx) You can check the price of your city gas cylinder at this link.