Increase, new rates apply from today
Mumbai: Mumbai CNG PNG Costly: After petrol and diesel prices skyrocketed, now the common man in Mumbai has been hit by inflation. From today, CNG and PNG will also increase domestic gas prices in Mumbai. (Mumbai: Mahanagar Gas Ltd To Hike CNG & PNG Prices From July 14; Check Revised Rates) Oil companies have hiked domestic gas prices by Rs 25.50 per cylinder this month.
Expensive CNG PNG in Mumbai
Mahanagar Gas Ltd has hiked CNG and PNG rates in Mumbai. CNG prices have been hiked by Rs 2.58 per kg. Now it has gone up by Rs 51.98 per kg. Earlier, the price had gone up by Rs 49.40 per kg. These rising rates will start from today.
The rate of PNG has been increased by 55 paise per SCM. The domestic pipeline gas rate is Rs 30.40 per unit for slab 1 and Rs 36 per unit for slab 2. Importantly, the increased rates also include taxes.
Claim of Mahanagar Gas Limited
Important information was given by Mahanagar Gas Limited after the increase in rates of PNG and CNG. CNG is cheaper than petrol, diesel and domestic gas. CNG is 67% and 47% cheaper than petrol and diesel. MGL’s CNG domestic gas cylinder saves an attractive 35 percent. It also takes care of your convenience, safety and trust.
Public travel will be expensive
The rising prices of Mahanagar Gas Limited also include travel expenses and other expenses. Most auto rickshaw drivers and taxi drivers in Mumbai use CNG fuel. In addition, BEST buses and many private vehicles also use CNG. This will also make public travel more expensive.
On July 8, the rates of CNG and PNG have been increased in Delhi. In Delhi, the price of CNG has been increased by 90 paise per kg. So the price of PNG has gone up. In Delhi, domestic PNG is priced at Rs 28.41 and SCM at Rs 29.66.