Of the 55 operational CNG stations, 44 are located in Delhi, five in Ghaziabad, three in Noida, two in Greater Noida and one in Gurugram.
Adani Green Energy Ltd shares were locked in an upper circuit of 5% after energy major TOTAL said it will acquire 50% stake in all operational renewable energy projects of the company for $510 million.
The additions to the MSCI India index included Berger Paints, DLF, HDFC AMC, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company, Indraprastha Gas, Info Edge, SBI Life, Siemens India.
IGL said it will continue to offer a discount of Rs 1.50 per kg in the selling prices of CNG for filling between 12.00 am to 6.00 am at select outlets in Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, and Ghaziabad.
IGL, the sole supplier of CNG to automobiles in the NCR, said that recent changes in transmission tariffs of gas pipeline led to the increase.
After swinging nearly 300 points in a volatile session, the BSE gauge settled 71.53 points, or 0.18 per cent, lower at 39,122.96. The index hit an intra-day low of 39,021.70 and a high of 39,300.02.
DHFL’s rating has now been removed from the watch with negative implications by both Crisil and ICRA.
Indraprastha Gas, which retails CNG to automobiles in the Delhi and adjoining cities, reported on May 24 a 28 percent surge in its March quarter net profit on the back of higher sales.
IGL sells CNG to 9.75 lakh vehicles in the national capital region through a network of 425 stations and is also supplying piped cooking gas to nearly 7.8 lakh households.
Indraprastha Gas Ltd said the new prices in New Delhi, Ghaziabad would be effective from Friday midnight.
The new consumer price of Rs 29.30 per kg in Delhi would be effective from midnight.