Commercial LPG price hiked by Rs 50

New Delhi: The price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) gas cylinders has been hiked again. The price of a 14.2 kg LPG cylinder for domestic use increased by Rs 50. Similarly, the price of 5 kg short-cylinder has been increased by Rs 18 and the price of a 19 kg cylinder increased by Rs 36.50.

In the last 15 days, price of cylinders were hiked twice by Rs 100.

According to the country's largest oil company IOC, the price of a 14.2 kg gas cylinder without subsidy in Delhi has now come to Rs 644. It has increased to Rs 670.50 in Kolkata, Rs 644 in Mumbai and Rs 660 in Chennai.

The price of LPG gas cylinder is determined by the state-run oil companies and is revised on a monthly basis.