New Delhi | 1,March 2017|
The price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG), which customers buy after consuming their quota of subsidised cylinders, was hiked by a steep Rs 86 per bottle Wednesday on firming international rates.
The 14.2-kg cooking gas cylinder that consumers buy beyond their entitled 12 bottles at subsidised rates, will now cost Rs 737.50 in Delhi, state-owned Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) said.
However, there will be no impact on the LPG consumers receiving subsidised refills.
o illustrate with an example, the consumer will pay Rs 737.50 for a new refill in Delhi w.e.f. 1st March, 2017 and will receive subsidy amount of Rs 303 in his/ her account and the net price for the consumer will be Rs 434.93, which remains unchanged.