December 27, 2017 5:05 am
They conducted raids on commercial units storing inflammable and hazardous goods like diesel, kerosene and LPG cylinders illegally after a fire in a Sakinaka shop had killed 12 labourers.
July 04, 2017 6:55 pm
This is the steepest increase in domestic subsidised LPG rate since June 25, 2011, a hike of Rs 50 per cylinder, which was necessitated due to a jump in international oil prices. Every household is entitled to 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each at subsidised rates in a year. Any requirement beyond that has to be purchased at market price.
December 25, 2014 8:02 pm
In a bid to make cooking gas (LPG) easily available to consumers, 5-kg mini LPG cylinders will now be available at select petrol pumps...
June 26, 2014 6:16 pm
The business of filling LPG from big cylinders to small cylinders is very dangerous and may lead to explosions and fire accidents, said S S Yadav.
June 13, 2014 3:20 pm
Oil minister says the number of subsidised LPG cylinders given to consumers would continue.
June 18, 2014 12:22 pm
The move comes even as an expert committee has recommended the reinstatement of the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme for LPG.
May 05, 2014 11:56 pm
The duo used to take 1-2 kg LPG out of each cylinder and would fill it in small cylinders weighing 4 kg each.
February 21, 2014 1:47 pm
Under DBT, about 4.86 crore accounts have been made and around 2.06 crore households have received subsidised cylinders.
February 08, 2014 4:18 am
The price of a non-subsidised cylinder for this month is Rs 1,203, including VAT, while it was Rs 1,310 in January.
February 07, 2014 11:49 pm
The survival rate of crony socialism matches that of a cockroach.