subsidised LPG cylinders

No plan to curtail supply of subsidised LPG cylinders: Pradhan

The government has no plans to curtail supply of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) from current 12 cylinders per household in a year even as it looks to give cash subsidy to consumers across the country by June.

Oct 24, 2014, 17:39 PM IST

Consumers can get LPG cylinders without Aadhaar account: Govt

Subsidised LPG cylinders can be purchased without having an Aadhaar account, the government informed the Lok Sabha Friday.

Feb 21, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

LPG cylinder quota hike a misdirected subsidy: Rajan

Terming the increase in quota of subsidised LPG as "misdirected subsidies", RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said the move will end up benefiting people who can afford to pay market rates.

Jan 30, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Govt to 'seriously consider' raising LPG cylinder quota: Moily

The government had initially capped the supply of subsidised domestic LPG cylinders to six per household in a year in September 2012.

Jan 10, 2014, 17:16 PM IST

LPG subsidy to continue for all consumers

All household LPG consumers will continue to receive subsidy even if not linked to the Adhaar card, a top oil company official said here Friday.

Nov 01, 2013, 15:19 PM IST

Govt needs to gradually bring down subsidies: Rajan

The government needs to gradually bring down misdirected subsidies and limit the benefits to needy persons, said Chief Economic Advisor Raghuram Rajan.

Dec 18, 2012, 16:51 PM IST

EC asks Centre to stop increase in cap on subsidized LPG cylinders

EC took strong exception to the Centre`s move to increase the cap on subsidised LPG cylinders ahead of the Gujarat elections.

Dec 11, 2012, 19:47 PM IST

Govt to raise cap on subsidised LPG cylinders to 9 per year

The government will increase the number of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) cylinders a household can avail in a year to nine from current six, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily said Tuesday.

Dec 11, 2012, 18:27 PM IST

No subsidised LPG cylinders for mid-day meal programme

The Petroleum Ministry has turned down a request of the HRD Ministry to allow supply of subsidised LPG cylinders for the mid-day meal programme.

Nov 23, 2012, 16:12 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

Government denies rollback of decision to cap subsidized LPG

"No, absolutely not. There is no change (in the September 13 decision)," a top government source said.

Oct 14, 2012, 17:12 PM IST

AP govt in dilemma over Centre raising subsidised LPG cap

Cash-starved Andhra Pradesh government is finding it tough to honour the Congress high command's directive on increasing the subsidised LPG quota from six to nine cylinders per family a year.

Sep 21, 2012, 13:53 PM IST

Delhi: All household in Delhi may get 9 subsidised LPG cylinders

All household in Delhi may get nine subsidised LPG cylinders in the city annually instead of six with Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Wednesday hinting at extending the relief in line with a Congress directive.

Sep 19, 2012, 21:57 PM IST

Delhi govt to pay for 3 more subsidised LPG cylinders for poor

In a bid to provide relief to economically deprived families, Delhi government on Monday decided to help around 3.5 lakh beneficiaries of `Kerosene Free Dilli` scheme to purchase three more LPG cylinders at subsidised rates.

Sep 17, 2012, 17:30 PM IST

Oil Min moves Cabinet note on raising diesel, LPG prices

The Oil Ministry has moved a Cabinet note seeking immediate hike in diesel, cooking gas and kerosene prices and limiting supply of subsidised LPG cylinders to 4-6 per household in a year.

Sep 05, 2012, 16:00 PM IST

EGoM likely to consider limiting supply of LPG

An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM), headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, is likely to consider on Friday limiting supply of subsidised LPG cylinders to 4-6 per household in a year.

Sep 16, 2011, 00:08 AM IST

EGoM meet on LPG scheduled for Friday

An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM), headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, is likely to consider on Friday limiting supply of subsidised LPG cylinders to 4-6 per household in a year.

Sep 13, 2011, 17:41 PM IST