The government has increased natural
gas prices for all consumer groups except for CNG stations by an average of
11.22 per cent with effect from Saturday.
The government will decide increase in power prices after September, according to the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission.
The Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission issued an order Thursday night increasing the gas price for domestic use to Tk 400 from Tk 350 a month for a single burner, to Tk 450 from Tk 400 a month for a double-burner and to Tk 143.25 from Tk 130 per 1,000 cubic feet, or a unit, for metered gas.