Onion prices rise to Rs 70/kg; Customers facing a real tough time
After the prices of eggs, the market of onions have witnessed a spurt.
Onion prices in the market have sky rocketted to Rs 70 per kg in the recent times. The traders are attributing this phenomenon to a rate hike at Nasik – the source of supply of onions.
According to sources in the market, there are very less chances of the price falling untill the new set of crops enter the market.
Whatever the reason be, the customers being at the receiving end, are the ones who are highest affected by the price shot.
Representative image of onions in the market