After the latest hike, a domestic cylinder (14.2 kilograms) would now cost ₹886.50 a piece in Nagpur.
Nagpur : The price of a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) domestic cylinder was hiked again by ₹25 apiece on Tuesday. After the latest hike, a domestic cylinder (14.2 kilograms) would now cost ₹886.50 apiece in Nagpur.
With effect from August 17, price of non-subsidised 14.2 kilogram LPG cylinder will cost ₹ 859.50 in Delhi and Mumbai. Currently price of LPG cylinder is highest in Kolkata at ₹ 886 per cylinder. Earlier on July 1st, the price of the LPG cylinder was increased by ₹ 25.50.
Currently, the government provides 12 subsidised LPG cylinders of 14.2 kilograms to a household every year. The amount of the subsidy provided by the government on the annual quota of 12 refills varies from month to month.
LPG prices in the country are determined by prevailing crude oil prices in international markets and rupee-dollar exchange rate.