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News18 Afternoon Digest: LPG Cylinder Price Hiked by Rs 50. Know How Much You Have to Pay for Cooking Gas & Other Stories

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Last Updated: March 22, 2022, 12:36 IST

Cooking gas price hiked by Rs 50. (Representational Image: PTI)

Cooking gas price hiked by Rs 50. (Representational Image: PTI)

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LPG Cylinder Price Hiked by Rs 50. Know How Much You Have to Pay for Cooking Gas

LPG Cylinder Price Hiked: Cooking gas prices were raised on Tuesday, March 22. Domestic LPG cylinder prices have been hiked by over Rs 50 in Delhi, Mumbai and other cities with effect from Today. While LPG rates were last revised on October 6 had been on a freeze since November 4 ahead of the assembly elections in states like Uttar Pradesh and Punjab. READ MORE

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today Hiked for the First Time in Over 4 Months. Check Fuel Rates

Petrol, Diesel Prices Today: Petrol and diesel prices were raised by over 80 paise a litre on Tuesday after being unchanged for 137 days. This is the first fuel price hike since November 2, 2021. The government took a series of duty cuts to keep the fuel rates unaffected despite volatility in the international crude oil market. Crude oil prices have shot up over 25 per cent since the last hike in November. READ MORE

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first published:March 22, 2022, 12:36 IST
last updated:March 22, 2022, 12:36 IST