In big relief, the oil marketing companies have slashed the prices of 19-kg commercial cylinder by Rs 198 in the national capital. After the rate cut, A 19-kg commercial cylinder will cost Rs 2021 in Delhi. The new rate will come into effect from July 1.
However, the rates of domestic cooking gas remained unchanged. The oil marketing had also resorted to a rate cut of commercial cylinders by Rs 135 on June 1.
Meanwhile, with a new rate cut, the prices of LPG cylinder in Kolkata, Mumbai and Chennai have gone down by Rs 182, Rs 190.50 and Rs 187 respectively.
Starting July 1, a 19-kg cylinder will cost Rs 2140 in Kolkata, Rs 1981 in Mumbai and Rs 2186 in Chennai.
Earlier, the oil marketing companies have hiked security deposit rates of commercial LPG connections. The new rates will came into effect from Tuesday, June 28, 2022.
As per the new rates, now customers will have to shell out Rs 1050 more on 19-kg commercial cylinder. The oil companies have increased prices of 19-kg commercial cooking cylinder from Rs 2550 to Rs 3600 per cylinder.
For a 47.5 kg commercial cylinder, now customers will have to pay Rs 7350, a hike by Rs 900, as security deposits. It was Rs 6450 before the new rates were announced.