Piped Natural Gas gets dearer by Rs 3

Last Updated: Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 09:14

Zeebiz Bureau

New Delhi: Indraprashta Gas Limited, supplier of Piped Natural Gas (PNG) and Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) in the national capital on Wednesday said PNG in Delhi will go up by Rs 3 per unit.

The new consumer price of Rs 3 per unit, an increase of roughly 16% would be effective from September 1.

The revised rate of Rs 22 a scm as compared to its earlier rate of Rs 18.95 is applicable only for consumption up to 30 scm in two months. Beyond this consumption limit, the consumer now will have to shell out Rs 34 a scm.

Till now, consumers were being charged Rs 18.95 per unit for 45 units in two months, and Rs 26 per unit beyond that limit.

Meanwhile the rates of PNG, supplied to UP homes will be lesser due to differential tax structure in the state. 

The applicable price of domestic PNG to households in Noida, Greater Noida and Ghaziabad would be Rs 23.50 a scm for consumption up to 30 scm in two months and Rs 34 a scm beyond consumption of 30 scm in two months with effect from today.

First Published: Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 09:14
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