Amidst the Russia-Ukraine war, the new rates of LPG cylinders will be released tomorrow i.e. on March 1. Let us tell you that after 6 October 2021, domestic LPG cylinder has neither become cheap nor expensive. In such a situation, however, during this period crude oil prices have gone beyond $ 102 per barrel. At the same time, there was a significant change in the prices of commercial cylinders.
Let us tell you that there is a relief for several months in the prices of non-subsidised gas cylinders for the assembly elections in five states. On the other hand, there has been no change in the price of domestic LPG cylinders from October 6, 2021, despite the crude oil price crossing $ 102 per barrel. Because of this, it is feared that the price of gas may increase by more than Rs 100 to 200 per cylinder anytime after the election i.e. after March 7. Let us also tell you all that between October 2021 to February 1, 2022, the price of commercial cylinder has increased by Rs 170. At the same time, on October 1, the price of commercial cylinder in Delhi was Rs 1736.
In November last, it became 2000 and in December it became Rs 2101. With this, it became cheaper again in the month of January and on February 2022 it became cheaper and came to Rs.1907. At the same time, it is being said that if we talk about domestic LPG cylinder, then it is getting around Rs 900 in Delhi-Mumbai, Rs 926 in Kolkata and Rs 916 in Chennai. It contains 14.2 kg of gas.