Ghaziabad. There is relief news in Ghaziabad district for those who buy tomatoes and onions in increased prices. Here tomatoes are being sold at Rs 30 and onions at Rs 25 per kg. But cheap onions and tomatoes will not be given more than 2 kg to a person. To give relief to the people, the market committee is providing onions and tomatoes to the people at affordable prices by setting up stalls in Sahibabad mandi.
Due to less arrival of onion and tomato, the prices of onion and tomato are touching the sky across the country. Tomato is selling for Rs 80 per kg and onion for Rs 40 per kg. With Diwali approaching, the demand for vegetables has increased even more. However, onion is getting 25 rupees and tomato 30 rupees per kg in the Sahibabad mandi.
In order to give relief to the people, the Mandi Committee Sahibabad has decided to provide onions and tomatoes to the people of Ghaziabad at wholesale prices. A stall has been set up by the committee near gate number one of Sahibabad Sabzi Mandi. People can buy tomatoes and onions from this stall. Not more than two kilograms of onions and tomatoes will be given to a person. People will have to carry bags for onions and tomatoes. Polythene will not be given by the market committee.
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Secretary Mandi’s secretary Vishvendra Kumar says that due to Corona, the timing of the market has been changed. Earlier the market was open from morning till evening, but now it is open only till 11 am. The onion and tomato stall set up by the market committee will remain open from 9 am to 4 pm.