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Govt caps kerosene subsidy at Rs 12/litre, LPG at Rs 18/kg

Government has capped the subsidy payout on kerosene at Rs 12 per litre and domestic cooking gas (LPG) at Rs 18 per kg, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said Monday.

LPG consumers can avail 12 cylinder quota at anytime of year

In a relief to consumers, the Cabinet on Wednesday lifted the restriction of supply of only one subsidised cooking gas LPG cylinder to a household in a month, saying consumers can avail their quota of 12 bottles at anytime of the year.

Consumers can buy more than 1 subsidised LPG cylinder a month

The government had raised the annual cap on supply of cheaper LPG from nine to 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each on January 30. It was inferred this meant one cylinder in a month.

LPG cap hiked from 9 to 12; Aadhar-linked subsidy scheme suspended

Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily said raising the quota of subsidised LPG to 12 cylinders from nine at present, will cost Rs 5,000 crore in additional subsidy annually.

Subsidised LPG cylinder cap hiked from 9 to 12 per yr; effective from April

Bowing to party pressure, the government Thursday raised the quota of subsidised LPG to 12 cylinders per household in a year from nine at present and also put on hold paying users the subsidy into bank accounts using Aadhaar platform.

Cabinet hikes subsidised LPG cylinders from 9 to 12

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved raising the quota of subsidised LPG cylinder from nine to 12 per household during a meeting on Thursday.

Cabinet may consider raising LPG cylinder cap to 12 Thursday

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs may consider raising the quota of subsidised LPG cylinder from nine to 12 per household at a meeting on Thursday.

Subsidised LPG cylinder quota to be increased to 12 per year: Moily

Moily, who till last week had maintained that there was no proposal for raising the quota of subsidised LPG cylinders a household is entitled to in a year, said the decision will be announced after the Cabinet approves of it.

No proposal to raise subsidised LPG cylinder quota: Oil Secy

The government has no proposal before it to raise the quota of subsidised LPG cylinders to 12 per household in a year from current limit of nine, Oil Secretary Vivek Rae said Monday.

`Provide LPG cylinders to religious places at subsidised rate`

SGPC on Thursday demanded the Centre to provide cooking gas cylinders to all religious places across the country at subsidised rate.

NCP threatens stir over subsidised LPG cylinder issue

NCP, a partner in state`s ruling coalition threatened to launch an agitation if the government failed to take decision within a week on providing three additional subsidised LPG cylinders.