The Petroleum Ministry on Thursday reduced the price of commercial gas cylinders by Rs 20. Earlier the rate per cylinder was Rs 1539, which has now become Rs 1519. In this way, a cylinder has been cut by 20 rupees.
The government has given a big relief in the price of commercial gas cylinders. The Petroleum Ministry on Thursday reduced the price of commercial gas cylinders by Rs 20. Earlier the rate per cylinder was Rs 1539, which has now become Rs 1519. In this way, a cylinder has been cut by 20 rupees. The prices of 5 kg gas cylinders have also been reduced. Now 5 kg gas cylinder will be available for Rs 470.
On the other hand, an increase in the price of LPG cylinder has been announced. The rate of 14.2 kg LPG cylinder has been increased to Rs 25. The new prices have come into effect from 25th February i.e. Thursday. The price of this cylinder has been Rs 794 in Delhi. This is the third increase in the price of LPG in February. With this, the government has announced a reduction in the price of commercial cylinders by 20 rupees. The rate of 19 kg commercial gas cylinder has been increased to Rs 1519.
How are prices fixed
In recent times, big fluctuations in LPG prices are being seen. The rise in the price of cylinders is a big blow to the common people amid the inflation of oil. Experts say that the price of LPG LPG cylinder in the country depends on two things. First, what is the benchmark rate of LPG in international markets. Apart from this, the price depends on the exchange rate of the US dollar and the rupee. Due to fluctuations in the prices of these two things, the price of gas cylinder changes. This is being seen at the moment.
How will you get the benefit of 50 rupees
There is also a chance to get a cylinder cheaply in the midst of inflation. To buy cylinders cheaply, you have to change the way of booking the cylinder. For this, you have to book your LPG cylinder through Amazon Pay and on doing so you will get a cashback of 50 rupees. To do this, first you have to download the Amazon app first.
After doing this, you go to the option to book LPG cylinder in the app, where you will see that you will be getting the option of 50 rupees cashback. By clicking on it, fill the information like agency, cylinder company and make payment. After this you will get a cashback of 50 rupees, which you can use at any time in the future.
LPG gas prices were increased by Rs 25 on Thursday, after which Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra targeted the Modi government. He tweeted, “In the last three months, domestic gas cylinders have increased by 200 rupees. Petrol and diesel have already moved towards hitting a century. The pitch of the Modi government, which is batting for the Kharabapati friends at both ends of the economy, is full of high inflation for the common people. ” This month, domestic gas has become costlier by Rs 100 in a span of just three weeks. After the latest increase, the price of 14.2 kg cylinder in Delhi is Rs 794 on Thursday, while it was priced at Rs 769 on Wednesday.
In December, the price of domestic cylinders increased by Rs 100. Oil marketing companies- Indian Oil Corporation, BPCL and HPCL had then increased the price by Rs 50. Cylinder prices have increased by Rs 200 in the last three months with the latest increase.