June 29, 2018 (LBO) – Consumer Affairs authority announced that the price of 12.5 kg domestic gas cylinder has been reduced by 138 rupees with immediate effect.
Accordingly, the price will be reduced to 1538 rupees from the current price of 1676 rupees. Consumer Affairs authority further said anyone found selling over and above the specified price will be prosecuted.
The Consumer Affairs Authority has sent two determination letters to the companies concerned. This determination follows the order to this effect made by the Cost of Living Committee on 26 June 2018.
Contrary to this announcement, the Finance Ministry said the price of 12.5 kg domestic gas cylinder is to be reduced from midnight today (June 29).