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At 1,987 km long, Indian Oil Corp to lay India's longest LPG pipeline

At 1,987 km long, Indian Oil Corp to lay India's longest LPG pipeline

IOC plans to import LPG at Kandla in Gujarat and move it through the 1,987 kilometer pipeline to Gorakhpur via Ahmedabad (in Gujarat), Ujjain, Bhopal (in Madhya Pradesh), Kanpur, Allahabad, Varanasi and Lucknow (in Uttar Pradesh).

Oct 12, 2016, 17:15 PM IST

LPG price hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder, to cost Rs 413.96

Domestic cooking gas (LPG) price was on Tuesday hiked by Rs 3.46 per cylinder after the government raised the commission paid to dealers by over 9 percent.

Dec 10, 2013, 18:05 PM IST

LPG price may go up by Rs 3.50 per cylinder

Domestic cooking gas (LPG) rates may soon go up by almost Rs 3.50 per cylinder in case the government accepts a recommendation for increasing the commission paid to dealers by over 9 percent.

Oct 08, 2013, 18:24 PM IST

Govt allows LPG portability, to sell small cylinders at petrol pumps

Cooking gas (LPG) will now be available at select petrol pumps in metro cities after the Oil Ministry has allowed sale of small 5-kg cylinders at retail outlets.

Oct 02, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

Govt considering raising cap on subsidised LPG cylinders

Government is considering raising cap on supply of subsidised LPG cylinders and a decision will be taken in the "next few days", Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister M Veerappa Moily said in the Lok Sabha Friday.

Nov 30, 2012, 15:07 PM IST

Govt may hike cap on subsidised LPG cylinders

In what may come as a good news for millions of consumers, the government may announce a hike in the cap on subsidised LPG cylinders on Monday from the current 6 to 9.

Nov 12, 2012, 10:30 AM IST

IOC blocks 10.2 lakh LPG connections

State-owned Indian Oil Corp, the nation's largest fuel retailer, has blocked 10.2 lakh domestic cooking gas connections in the country in its drive to eliminate multiple connections at the same address.

Nov 09, 2012, 23:57 PM IST

LPG price hiked by Rs 11.42 per cylinder; petrol, diesel rates may go up

Cooking gas (LPG) price was on Saturday hiked by Rs 11.42 per cylinder following government decision to raise commission paid to the dealers.

Oct 06, 2012, 14:09 PM IST

Price of non-subsidised LPG cylinder hiked by Rs 127 per cylinder to Rs 883.50

State-owned oil companies have hiked price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) by Rs 127 per cylinder to Rs 883.5 on account of increase in international oil prices.

Oct 03, 2012, 22:44 PM IST

LPG distributors threaten strike on Oct 1

National Federation of LPG Distributors of India (NFLDI), which claims to represent 10,500 cooking gas sale agencies, demanded the government should have uniform pricing and should make direct transfer of subsidy to the intended beneficiaries.

Sep 24, 2012, 12:11 PM IST

Subsidised LPG cap to be raised from 6 to 10 cylinders?

According to reports, Monday, the government is mulling the option of increasing the number of LPG cylinders to be made available at subsidised rates from the current six cylinders to 10 per year.

Sep 17, 2012, 13:40 PM IST