you're reading...

Onion prices will fall to Rs 25/kg in Delhi: Nafed Chairman

Bureau Report
Agence India Press

New Delhi: Following a supply boost from Pakistan and increased arrivals from Maharashtra Onion prices will come down to Rs 25 a kg in the national capital in the next 10-15 days, Nafed Chairman Bijendra Singh said here.

“Prices of onion would come down to a comfortable level of Rs 25 a kg in the next 10 to 15 days,” Singh said after flagging off 15 mobile vans here.

“If it does not happen you can question me,” the Nafed chief told while addressing media persons.

“Over 300 tonnes of onion from Pakistan is expected to land at Mundra port in Gujarat tomorrow from where it will come to Delhi soon,” Singh said, adding more quantity would arrive from across the border subsequently.

He said a wholesale price of onions has shown a decline by up to 20 per cent in the main producing regions of Lasalgaon and Pimpalgaon in last 3-4 days.

Pertinently, The Centre has agreed to compensate 30 per cent of losses that NAFED would suffer in selling onion at cheap rates.

Copyright © 2011 AIPTV. All rights reserved. http://agenceindiapress.com


About aipworld

Agence India press (A.I.P) is a first multimedia Business news agency from North India (Kashmir). Today it is one of the major news agency in the sector of media committed for providing best services with over 12 bureaus in State and across the India and outside Country. Agence India Press is also working on assignments to do which definitely are helping us to target more and more clients or subscribers, and also chance to cover maximum filed of news, feature and story. We cover almost all major areas of Jammu & Kashmir, and rest part of country interests to viewer including news, entertainment and life styles, health and science, business, sports, Human- interest feature, natural disasters, social, economic and developmental issues. Agence India Press is also working in different sectors like; Book Publishing, Book Distribution, Export Business, Music studio, Orchestra, Music Company and Service providers. Agence India Press takes revolutionary steps as the first Kashmir based international news network, in English, Arabic, Urdu, French, Dutch and Hindi.


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

January 2011
« Dec   Feb »
%d bloggers like this: