Maruti Suzuki India reported a 20.8 per cent increase in total sales in December at 1,09,791 units. The car maker had reported sales of 90,924 units in the same month last year.
Price of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was cut by Rs 43.50 per cylinder as international oil rates slumped to their lowest since May 2009. A 14.2-kg cylinder of non-subsidised LPG will now cost Rs 708.50, down from Rs 752 previously, in Delhi.
Jet fuel (ATF) rates were slashed by a steep 12.5 per cent, the sixth straight reduction in prices since August, as international oil prices slumped to five-year low levels. The price of aviation turbine fuel (ATF), or jet fuel, at Delhi was cut by Rs 7,520.52 per kilolitre, or 12.5 per cent, to Rs 52,422.92 per kl.