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Journalist, two others arrested for extorting money from LPG agency manager: Pune City Police

August 29, 2021 7:32 am

Police said the accused contacted gas agency manager Yogesh Shinde and demanded Rs 2 lakh, and then Rs 5,000 per month, for taking back the complaint.

Mumbai: 55 illegal LPG cylinders seized in raids on commercial units

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.

Subsidised LPG rate hiked by up to Rs 32 per cylinder post GST rollout

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.

Get mini LPG cylinders at petrol pumps, grocery stores soon

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...

Delhi govt cracks down on illegal LPG refilling units

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.

No price hike for domestic LPG cylinders: Dharmendra Pradhan

June 13, 2014 3:20 pm

Oil minister says the number of subsidised LPG cylinders given to consumers would continue.

Eye trained on deficit, FinMin pushes for lowering LPG cap

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.

Two arrested for taking gas out of LPG cylinders

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.

Consumers can get LPG cylinders without Aadhaar account: Government

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.

As confusion prevails about Aadhaar cards, LPG customers suffer

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.