No more achche din: Non-subsidised cooking gas price hiked
New Delhi, June 1: In a fresh roll back by the government on Wednesday, (June 1) the aviation turbine or jet fuel price was hiked by 9.2 percent whereas the non subsidised cooking gas was hiked by Rs 21 per cylinder.
However, the ATF price in Delhi was increased by Rs 3,945.47 per kilolitre, or 9.2 per cent, to Rs 46,729.48 per kilolitre, the oil firms announced their hike on Wednesday (June 1).
These rate vary at different airport because of differential local sales tax or value added tax.
According to reports, there was no immedidate reply by the airport officials on the impact of commensed price.
Now, the Non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) will costs Rs 548.50 in Delhi as against Rs 527.50 previously. The hike comes on the back of a Rs 18 per cylinder increase in price on May 1.
However, the Subsidised LPG costs Rs 419.18 per 14.2-kg cylinder in Delhi.
Based on the international price in the preceding month, the fuel retailers: Indian Oil Corporation, Hindustan Petroleum and Bharat Petroleum revise their jet fuel and non-subsidised LPG prices on the first day of every month.