Tomato prices continue to remain high at Rs. 80 per kg in retail markets of national capital region on short supplies.
In the wholesale market of Azadpur, tomato – a key kitchen ingriedent – is available at Rs. 30-40 per kg depending on the quality. At Mother
Dairy’s Safal outlets, tomatoes are being sold at Rs. 56 per kg, but the local vendors are charging anything between Rs. 70-80 per kg.
“The tomato prices are still ruling at Rs. 56 per kg as supplies continue to remain under stress,” Mother Dairy’s Fruit and Vegetable Business Head Pradipta Sahoo said when asked about the reason for spike in price of the commodity.