Price of 20kg flour bag rises to Rs1020: LAHORE: Cost of 20kg wheat flour bag in Punjab has gotten to Rs 1,020, claimed Flour Mills Association on Tuesday.
Arrangement of more affordable flour in Lahore to be closed from tomorrow as the government has confiscated flour mills’ wheat quota.
“We are buying 40kg wheat bag from free market at Rs1,900 and also urged to boost the flour costs,” stated chairman Flour Mills Association.
He better said, from tomorrow rate of a 20kg wheat flour bag in Punjab would be Rs1,020.
On Monday, Money Preacher Shaukat Tarin had actually guided to review the whole supply chain from farmer to end-consumer for fundamental assets to ensure that farmer is paid well and the customer obtains the optimum alleviation.
He gave these directions while chairing a conference of the National Cost Monitoring Committee in Islamabad.
The Financing minister likewise advised provinces to chalk out a company plan for monitoring of costs and accessibility of supply of fundamental products at Ramadan Saasta Bazaars to promote public in Eid shopping which largely happens during the last week of Ramadan.
He additionally guided to maintain the costs of standard commodities in check during the Eid holidays.