Food Government News Retail States

Tomatoes From South India To Be Distributed In Delhi-NCR

In an effort to control the increasing retail prices, the Consumer Affairs Department has directed the procurement of tomatoes directly from Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Maharashtra for distribution in high-demand areas, an official release said. As per the official statement, the Department of Consumer Affairs has instructed the National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation (NAFED) and […]

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Logistics News States

Heavy Rain Disrupts Online Delivery Services in Delhi-NCR

The recent heavy rain in urban areas, including Delhi and the National Capital Region, has severely disrupted online deliveries, causing inconvenience to consumers who have come to rely on these services for daily essentials, food, and medicine, particularly during the pandemic. The drainage system was overwhelmed, leading to waist-high flooding on roads and rendering large clusters unserviceable. […]

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Food National News

Tomatoes Burns Hole In Common People’s Pockets As Prices Skyrocket

Tomatoes are now red-hot and burning a hole in the common people’s pockets as the prices have skyrocketed and are being sold at over Rs 100 per kg in several key cities. Many attribute the sharp rise in the vegetable to heatwaves in key tomato-growing areas and heavy rains, as well, as disruption in supply […]

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Food News Retail

Tomato Prices Likely To Rise Further In Coming Days, Traders Say

Tomato prices have recently shot up in the markets across the country from Rs 10-20 per kg to a price of Rs 80-100 per kg. The reason behind this is the dip in supply due to heatwaves in tomato-growing areas and heavy rain. Ajay Kedia, a Mumbai-based commodity market expert and head of Kedia Advisory […]

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