Vegetable prices skyrocketing in Karachi
KARACHI: Prices of vegetables are skyrocketing in Karachi.
As per details, tomatoes are being sold between Rs.150 to Rs.250 per kg in the city’s wholesale market, while the same is being sold between Rs. 250 to Rs.300 in the retail market.
Similarly, onions at the wholesale market cost Rs.80 to 90 per kg, but in the city markets, it is being sold between Rs120 and Rs150.
In this context, vegetable vendors say that since prices were high at the wholesale market, they were forced to sell at higher rates too.