Cabinet nod to increase gas price by Rs. 190

Published : 9:14 am  September 19, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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LATE-CITY-DM-4-8By Kelum Bandara 

The Cabinet had yesterday endorsed a gas price hike of Rs.190 for a 12.5 kg cylinder of gas.   


Development Strategies and International Trade Minister Malik Samarawickrama presented the Cabinet memorandum seeking approval for the price hike. However, the gas suppliers had sought a price hike of Rs. 325.   
The effective date for the price hike will be announced later.