New Delhi (NVI): With the petrol-diesel and LPG prices already skyrocketing, Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) has now announced an increase in the CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) and PNG (Piped Natural Gas) prices with effect from today.
This hike in prices will be seen in Delhi and its surrounding cities.
IGL, the firm that retails CNG to automobiles and piped natural gas to household kitchens, increased the prices of CNG by 70 paisa and PNG prices increased by 91 paisa.
“This revision in price would result in an increase of 70 paise per kg in the consumer prices of CNG in Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Fatehpur, Hamirpur, Muzzafarnagar, Shamli, Karnal, Kaithal and Rewari with effect from 6.00 am on 2nd March 2021,” IGL said in a statement.
The increase in prices will be as follows:
– CNG price in NCT of Delhi will be Rs 43.40 per kg; while revised PNG price will be Rs 28.41 per SCM (including VAT).
– In Noida, Greater Noida & Ghaziabad, the revised CNG price will be Rs 49.08 per kg, and the revised PNG price will be Rs 28.36/- per SCM.
– In Muzaffarnagar & Shamli, the revised CNG price will be Rs 57.25 per kg. In Muzaffarnagar, Meerut & Shamli, the revised PNG price will be Rs 32.67 per SCM.
– In Rewari, the revised CNG price will be Rs. 54.10 per kg and the revised PNG price will be Rs 28.46 per SCM.
A special cashback scheme of Rs 0.50 per kg will be offered for CNG fuelling done only at IGL CNG stations through IGL Smart Cards between 11 am to 4 pm and 12 am to 6 am.
For domestic PNG customers, an incentive of Rs 15 will be available when they use the self-billing option through IGL Connect Mobile App.