Cooking Gas LPG Prices Will Decrease Next Month in Drug district In India

Cooking Gas LPG Prices Will Decrease Next Month in Drug district In India

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  Cooking Gas LPG Prices Will Decrease Next Month in Durg district In India

According to the Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel in Drug District located in India LPG Prices has been announced to Decrease Next Month. Cooking gas LPG price increased by Rs 144.50 per cylinder on February 10. To insulate domestic users, the government almost doubled the subsidy it provides on the fuel to keep per cylinder outgo almost unchanged.
The price of LPG was increased per 14.2 kg cylinder from Rs 714 previously, according to a price notification of state-owned oil firms. This was the steepest hike in rates since January 2014, when prices had gone up by Rs 220 per cylinder to Rs 1,241.Domestic LPG users, who are entitled to buy 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each at subsidized rates in a year, will get more subsidy. In the consequences of this, the Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel is on a two-day visit to Chhattisgarh.
The minister will also visit the Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP) located in Durg district of the state and hold meetings with steel plant officials.
The minister while replying to a query from the media at the Raipur airport said, “It is not true that the price of LPG cylinders is constantly increasing. This month, it was hiked due to the international market. However, there are indications that the prices may come down next month.”
Pradhan further said that during winters, LPG consumption increases, which creates pressure on the sector.“This month, the price increased while next month it will reduce,” he said.
Reacting to the minister’s statement, state Congress spokesperson Shailesh Nitin Trivedi said, “The BJP is misleading people as they have misled them earlier the Congress demands that the hike in LPG prices should be taken back immediately by the BJP government. Each and every common man is suffering due to the price hike.”
                                     
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