Currently, the government subsidizes 14 LPG cylinders of 14.2 kg per family per year. The consumer must make any additional purchases at the market price.
LPG Cylinder Price: Since September 1, non-subsidized Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) prices remained unchanged in most metros, with almost no change in LPG prices after a slight increase in June and July. Currently, non-subsidized LPG refill prices vary in different parts of the country and are revised every month. According to data from the Indian Oil Corporation, from September 1, the price of non-subsidized LPG in Delhi and Mumbai came to Rs 594 per cylinder (14.2 kg), which supplies LPG under the brand Indane.
In Kolkata, the price was revised to ₹ 620.50 per cylinder from ₹ 621 per cylinder, and in Chennai, it was changed marginally to ₹ 610 from ₹ 610.50 per cylinder.
Currently, the government subsidizes 12 cylinders of 14.2 kg in each household per year. The consumer has to make any additional purchase of LPG cylinder at the market price.
The amount of subsidy given by the government on the annual quota of 12 refills varies from month to month. Subsidies are largely determined by factors such as crude oil and foreign exchange rates.