In the seventh increase in the cooking gas price in six months, the subsidised LPG rate was hiked by Rs 2.07 per cylinder. As per the modified rates, a subsidised 14.2-kg cylinder will now cost Rs 432.71 in Delhi against Rs 430.64 previously.
While these rates have been increased, the aviation turbine fuel (ATF) was cut down by 3.7%. The jet fuel price will now cost Rs 48,379.63 per kl in Delhi.
The gas rates were last hiked on November 1 by Rs 2.05 per cylinder. Before that, the rates were hiked on October 28 by Rs 1.5 per cylinder. The rates went up by Rs 2.03 per cylinder on October 1 to Rs 427.09.