New Delhi: Non-subsidised cooking gas LPG rates were increased for the second consecutive month today. The price was hiked by Re 1 to Rs 594 per 14.2-kg cylinder in the national capital. Prices were up by Rs 4 in other metros mostly because of different local sales tax or VAT rate.
The price hike in Mumbai has been Rs 3.5 per, making per 14.2 kg cylinder cost Rs 594. People in Kolkata will have to pay Rs 620.50 for 14.2 kg cylinder while those in Chennai will have to pay Rs 610.50 for the same.
On the other hand, petrol and diesel prices were unchanged for the second day in a row.