State-run oil marketers have raised the price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) by a steep Rs. 86 per cylinder.
“With effect from March 1, 2017, non-subsidised price of LPG cylinder has increased by Rs 86. This is in line with the rise in global LPG product prices,” a Petroleum Ministry statement said.
A non-subsidised 14.2 kg LPG cylinder will now cost Rs. 737.50 in Delhi.
Oil companies also raised price of subsidised cooking gas by a marginal 13 paisa to Rs. 434.93 per 14.2 kg cylinder.
The rates of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, were also raised by Rs. 214 per kilolitre to Rs. 54,293.38 per kl. Rates vary at airports as per local taxes.