DHAKA, Aug 2, 2022 (BSS) - Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) has adjusted downward the price of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and cut the prices by Taka 35 per 12-kg cylinder to Taka 1,219 from existing rate of Taka 1,254 as sold by the private companies.
The new price rate will come into effective from today.
The price of different quantity of LPG cylinders will be determined accordingly.
The BERC said it has adjusted the price after LPG prices went down in the global market.
The price of LPG sold by state-owned LP Gas Limited remains unchanged and the price of 12.5 kg cylinder of LPG is Tk 591.
The new price of LPG (auto gas) used in cars has been fixed at Taka 56.85 per liter, which was Taka 58.46 earlier.
The BERC set the prices of LPG for the first time on April 12, 2021.