Rice price drops by almost Rs60 per kg

June 24, 2024
Representational image of rice. — APP File

LAHORE:After wheat and flour, the price of rice has also dropped by almost Rs60 per kg during the last two months.


The price is decreasing due to effective policies of the Punjab government. Different types of rice have become cheaper by Rs50 to Rs60 per kg. In the market, Super Kainat rice is selling for Rs280 per kg with a decrease of Rs60, while Super Basmati rice is selling for Rs210 per kg, which is cheaper by Rs50 per kg.

Likewise, Super Kernal rice is available for Rs270 per kg with a decrease of Rs50. According to rice market sources, the price of rice has been decreasing continuously for the last two months. The artificial inflation in the market has been eliminated due to better rice harvest in the last season and effective government policies.