New Delhi : There appears no stopping to Centre’s hiking spree on petroleum products, even if that means the all important kitchen fuel. After its most recent and sharp hike of Rs 50 on domestic cylinder, the cost has been upped once again, today by Rs 3.50. With this, the cost for a 14.2 kilo cooking gas cylinder stands at Rs 1010.
Now, LPG retails in Delhi for Rs 1002 a cylinder. In Mumbai, it is Rs 1003 and a whopping 1029 in Kolkata. Chennai price for a cylinder is 1018 ,
There is also a hike of Rs 7 on commercial LPG taking cost of 19-kilo cylinder to Rs 2357.50 now.
The hike on household cooking gas in the second this month with price upped by a straight 50 rupees on the 7th of May. Home LPG has undergone price hike of Rs 190 in the past one year.