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Jharkhand Govt. to reduce Petrol prices by 25 rupees per litre, but conditions applied

Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Wednesday announced that petrol prices will be reduced by ₹25 per litre for two-wheelers. But it will be limited to 10 litres a month. The new price will be effective from January 26, 2022.

He was speaking to a large audience in historical Morabadi Maidan as his government completed two years in power.

The concession will be given to those who have ration cards and will be limited to 10 litres a month. The cash subsidy upto ₹250 per month on purchase of fuel will be given to beneficiaries through Direct Bank Transfer (DBT).

According to an official of Jharkhand government, around 62 lakh people in the State will benefit from this scheme. Currently, petrol costs ₹98.52 a litre.