Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) have once again hiked the price of domestic LPG cylinders by Rs 15 with new rates effective from Wednesday, October 6, the fourth straight increase in rates in less than two months.
A non-subsidised 14.2 kg cylinder will now cost Rs 899.50 in Delhi. It was earlier priced at Rs 884.50 per cylinder. A 5kg cylinder will be priced at Rs 502.
This is the fourth straight increase in prices in less than two months. Subsidised and non-subsidised LPG rates were hiked by ₹25 per cylinder on September 1.
The latest increase in subsidised LPG price now has taken the cumulative rate hike since January 1 to ₹205 per cylinder.
Meanwhile, the Petrol price on Wednesday was increased by 26-30 paise per litre and diesel by 34-37 paise a litre across the country.