LAHORE - The price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) has been inflated by Rs 7 per kilogram (kg). The notification for the price hike shall be made public by 3rd November.

According to the media reports, the global LPG price has inflated $61 per metric ton. With Rs 7 price hike, the domestic cylinder would cost Rs 80, while for the commercial cylinder an additional Rs320 have to pay.

LPG Association Chairman Irfan Khokhar said that government should put in place a check and balance mechanism in relation to the price hikes while the ministry of petroleum should provide relief to the public.