Assam: In a major relief to people of all the strata in Assam, the State Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department has reportedly, fixed the retail, wholesale and online prices of vegetables. A section of people has been alleging that some unscrupulous vendors, taking the advantage of the on-going lockdown imposed by the Union Government to check the spread of novel coronavirus, tried selling vegetables at an exorbitant price without any apparent reason. In view of this, the state government fixes all prices of vegetables. The order came into effect from Tuesday, April 7. On the other hand, the Kamrup(M) administration will sell vegetables at 82 designated places across Guwahati.
Coronavirus lockdown: Assam Govt fixes Retail, Wholesale, Online Price of Vegetables