COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The price of a 12.5kg Litro domestic gas cylinder has been increased by Rs.80 with immediate effect.
Accordingly, the new price of a 12.5kg Litro gas cylinder will be Rs.4,360 in Colombo.
Litro Gas said the price of a 5kg domestic gas cylinder has also been increased by Rs. 30.
Accordingly, the new price of a 5kg domestic gas cylinder will be Rs. 1,750 in Colombo.
Litro Gas has reduced the price of a 2.3kg gas cylinder by Rs.15 to Rs.810.
Litro Chairman Muditha Peiris noted that the prices were revised based on the pricing formula introduced by the government.
Meanwhile, Chairman of Litro Gas Lanka Muditha Peiris assured that Sri Lanka will not have any LP gas shortage till April 2024.
Chairman Muditha Peiris said they have the capability of supplying gas till 2024 even without the assistance of the World Bank.
The Litro Chairman informed NewsRadio that they are due to receive 28,000MT of LP gas in the month of November alone.
He added they are in possession of more than 2,000MT of gas at present.
Muditha Peiris noted that payments have also been made for orders placed until January next year.