Inflation in Himachal: After petrol, LGP, cement, now onion-tomato prices also increased

Khushbu Kumari Jha
Khushbu Kumari Jha 14/10/2021 11:22 IST
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The prices of onions and tomatoes are being sold at the rate of Rs 50 to 60 per kg in the markets of the state. In such a situation, now there is disappointment among the people that the government is not taking any steps to stop inflation.

Shimla. In Himachal Pradesh, there has been an all-out hit on the general public during the festive season. After petrol, LPG gas, cement, now the prices of onions and tomatoes have increased tremendously. Due to inflation, the taste of Dussehra and Diwali has started fading.

Actually, in Himachal recently, the price of gas cylinders was increased by Rs 15. The price of a gas cylinder in Shimla has reached Rs 1001. At the same time, petrol is being sold for Rs 102 after scoring a century in Shimla. Alam is that from January 2021 till now, the price of petrol has increased by 20 rupees in the state. At the moment, there is no relief from inflation.

Cement prices will also increase. Cement companies in Himachal have also made preparations to increase the rate. However, the discussion is hot in the market that the price of cement has increased. But in the investigation of News247plus, it has been found that the price has not increased yet but it is fully prepared and now cement will become costlier by Rs 10 to 15 per bag in the state. At the same time, on the increase in the price of cement, the government argues that it does not interfere in the rise and fall of prices. Companies make this decision.

With the rise in the prices of onions and tomatoes ahead of the festive season of Diwali and Dussehra, the taste of flavors has started fading in Himachal. The prices of tomatoes and onions have increased. In the markets of the state, the prices of onions and tomatoes are being sold at Rs 50 to 60 per kg. In such a situation, now there is disappointment among the people that the government is not taking any steps to stop inflation. The prices of daily and essential items have increased only in the month of October. Inflation has increased in 15 days.

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