LPG price hike in the country
24 October 2020
KARACHI: The price of LPG in the country has gone up by Rs 10 after an increase of 60 60 per tonne in the international market LPG price hike in the country
According to details, Chairman LPG Distributors Association Irfan Khokhar said that the price of LPG in the international market has increased by 60 60 per ton after which the price of LPG in the country has increased by Rs 10. ۔
According to Irfan Khokhar, after the price hike, LPG has reached Rs 130 per kg, domestic cylinder Rs 120 and commercial cylinder Rs 455.
He said that natural gas would not be available to the poor due to low pressure and low volume in winter and people would have no choice but to use LPG.
He said that load shedding of natural gas was going on across the country and in the coming days natural gas would be available for only 2/3 hours in the morning, afternoon and evening.
According to Irfan Khokhar, the country needs 2900 RLNG MMCFD natural gas along with MMCFD 800 gas on a daily basis to meet its energy needs.
Chairman LPG Distributors Association said that one lakh tonnes of LPG needs to be imported in winter, all taxes imposed on LPG should be abolished.