LPG price in Mumbai, are largely dependent on international prices of crude. When these go higher, LPG cylinder rates in Mumbai also tend to move higher. For the poorer sections, the government has subsidized these prices. Cooking gas is now easily accessible to most of the population in Mumbai. Price of Non-Subsidised LPG cylinders today in Mumbai is at ₹ 834.50. These are revised every month by the government of India. LPG is known to be a very clean fuel, which is why it is preferred. There has been a substantial rise in the use of this gas for domestic and commercial purposes over the last few years.
|Jun 2021||₹ 809.00||₹ 0.00|
|May 2021||₹ 809.00||₹ 0.00|
|Apr 2021||₹ 809.00||₹ -10.00|
|Mar 2021||₹ 819.00||₹ 50.00|
|Feb 2021||₹ 769.00||₹ 75.00|
|Jan 2021||₹ 694.00||₹ 0.00|
|Dec 2020||₹ 694.00||₹ 100.00|
|Nov 2020||₹ 594.00||₹ 0.00|
|Oct 2020||₹ 594.00||₹ 0.00|
|Sep 2020||₹ 594.00||₹ 0.00|
The prices of LPG cylinder in Mumbai, the financial capital of India is revised once in a month.
The global crude oil rates determine the LPG cylinder prices in Mumbai. Any increase or decrease in the crude oil prices at the global level and the currency exchange ratio will be taken into consideration before arriving at the LPG cylinder rates. The rallying crude prices have led to the recent hike in domestic LPG cylinder prices in Mumbai.
Currently, the prices of domestic LPG cylinder in Mumbai stands at Rs 851, up by Rs 56 per cylinder.
Usually, LPG cylinder is available for both domestic as well as commercial purposes. The domestic ones are generally used across all the houses for cooking and heating purpose. The commercial ones are used in hotels, restaurants, factories, industries and so on.
To help the middle-class customers, the government of India is providing subsidy on domestic LPG cylinders and the same will be credited to the individual's bank account post purchase of LPG cylinder through the distributor. The government of India is crediting a subsidy amount of Rs 396 per cylinder as on October 2018. During September 2018, a subsidy amount of Rs 337 per each cylinder was credited to the customer's bank account. The recent increase in subsidy amount by the central government has hiked the subsidized rates on each of the domestic cylinder to the tune of Rs 59 per cylinder.
The weight of each domestic LPG cylinder in New Delhi is 14.2 kgs.
Previously, the consumers of Indian Oil Corporation (Indane) could book LPG cylinders using several ways like IVR booking process, online process and so on. But now, the improved technology has helped the customers for booking an Indane cylinder online using Amazon App. Check for the steps below:
Step 1: First open the Amazon App on your mobile phone and select the ‘Pay Bills’ option.
Step 2: Now click on the ‘Gas Cylinder’ option.
Step 3: Now click on the ‘Select operator to Proceed’ further.
Step 4: After selecting the respective LPG service provider i.e Indane, enter your Registered Mobile Number or Indane LPG ID in the given box.
Step 5: Click on the ‘Get Booking Details’ button.
Step 6: The details of the Customer Name, Dealer Name and Bill amount will reflect on the screen.
Step 7: Now click on the ‘Continue’ option.
Step 8: Here you will have to select the payment option at your convenience. The available options for payment include UPI/Net Banking; Add Debit/Credit/ATM Card; Pay of Delivery; Amazon Pay Balance. After selecting the appropriate payment method, click on the ‘Place Order and Pay’ option.
Step 9: You have successfully placed an order for refilled Indane LPG cylinder using the Amazon App.
The PMUY or Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana was launched by the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas to provide LPG connections to households below the poverty line (BPL). Under the PMUY scheme, users will be eligible to secure Rs 1,600 for each of the LPG domestic connection, interest-free loan to purchase a gas stove and refill the cylinder.
The government of India will be bearing the administrative cost of the LPG connection.
The main beneficiary of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana will be a woman who belongs to the BPL family and does not have an LPG connection in her name. But that particular women should be included in the SECC 2011 list or under the seven identified categories like Forest Dwellers, SC/ST households, people residing in river islands, Tea and Ex-Tea Garden Tribes, AAY, Most Backward Classes (MBC).
One should fulfil the below-mentioned list of criteria to be eligible for securing the benefits of PMUY.
The PAHAL scheme was launched to ensure that the users of LPG cylinders will be provided with a subsidy which will be transferred directly to the aadhaar linked bank accounts. In India, the central government will provide 12 cylinders at subsidized rates to domestic households every year, which comes up to 1 cylinder per month. Those families whose income limit is more than Rs 10 lakh per annum will not be eligible to receive gas subsidies from the government.
Any beneficiary of the PAHAL scheme who has their aadhaar card linked to their bank account can secure the subsidy by entering their aadhaar card details. For getting the benefits of subsidy, one should link their aadhaar card with LPG consumer number with their respective distributor.
Different ways to get LPG Subsidy
The central government has initiated a facility to directly transfer the subsidy amount to the bank account of the customers via the PAHAL DBTL scheme. Accordingly, there are two different ways in which the subsidy amount from LPG can be transferred into the bank account of the beneficiaries.
The PAHAL subsidy scheme, rolled out by the central government, has become one of the world’s biggest schemes that offer a subsidy to millions of Indians.
For Indane Gas customers, finding out enrollment status is a simple and easy procedure. All they have to do is to visit the official web portal of Indane and click on the link ‘Check PAHAL Status’.
After this, customers can find out their status using any of the two options.
In the first case, they will have to provide their Aadhaar number, distributor’s name, LPG ID number, consumer number and click on proceed option.
In the second case, the customers will have to enter the details related to state, district, distributor and consumer number and click on the proceed option in which their subsidy status will reflect on the screen.
If the customers are using HP Gas, then they can check their status by visiting the official web portal of the HP gas website.
Firstly, visit the web portal of HP and click on the link ‘Check PAHAL status’.
Now customers can find out their status using any of the two options:
In case of the first option, they will have to enter the consumer’s name, LPG ID or Aadhaar number, distributor’s name and click on the proceed option.
In the case of the second option, the consumers will have to enter the details related to their state, district, name of the distributor, consumer number and click on the proceed option to view the subsidy status online.