NEW DELHI: Indraprastha Gasoline Ltd on Friday raised piped pure gasoline (PNG) by a steep Rs 5 per unit in Delhi and Rs 5.58 in Ghaziabad and Noida. That is the highest-ever enhance in PNG costs.
Concurrently, CNG costs had been additionally raised by 80 paise per kg, marking the sixth enhance within the final one month.
The mixed influence will stretch family budgets within the Capital and neighbouring cities of UP in addition to immediate a clamour for enhance in bus and taxi fares from operators.
The sharp enhance got here a day after the value of gasoline produced from home fields greater than doubled to report a stage in accordance with the Centre’s pricing components.
After the newest enhance, PNG will value Rs 41.61 per unit (SCM or commonplace cubic metres) in Delhi and Rs 41.71 in Ghaziabad, Noida and Higher Noida. CNG will promote for Rs 61.61 per kg in Delhi and Rs 64.18 in Ghaziabad, Noida and Higher Noida.
CNG costs have risen by about Rs 4 per kg due to the variety of will increase within the final month. Costs have gone up by about Rs 8.50 per kg this 12 months on account of a rise in enter prices.
Individually, state-run gasoline retailers additionally raised the value of 19-kg business LPG cylinders by Rs 250 to Rs 2,253 every however spared home cylinders of 14.2 kg. The value of home cylinders was raised about 10 days again.
Jet gasoline costs had been additionally raised by 2% to report ranges, which can squeeze margins of airways since gasoline makes up 40% of their working prices and lift fares greater.
Petrol and diesel costs have risen by Rs 6.40 per litre within the final 10 days after the retailers started elevating costs from March 22.