Till a few days ago, students used to get plateful of wholesome food comprising rice, dal, veg curry in their meals at schools. But the situation has changed altogether.
State Minister of Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Ranendra Pratap Swain said the economic condition outside the country has been affecting the financial condition inside the county.
Retail Inflation In India At 8-Yr High: Consumer Reaction
Forty eight per cent of them were from tier 1 cities and 29 percent from tier 2 cities. The remaining 23 per cent respondents belonged to tier 3 and tier 4 cities, and rural districts.
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Traders’ Association on Wednesday alleged that due to a dislocation in the chain of command, orders from the top is not getting properly implemented on the ground leading to price rise and disruption in supply of essential commodities. Restrictions on the movement of retail traders are leading to rise in the prices […]
New Delhi- Petrol prices rose around 5 paise across the four metropolitan cities on Sunday while the cost of diesel remained unchanged, data on the Indian Oil Corp’s website showed. In the national capital, petrol was priced at Rs 72.86 per litre, up from Rs 72.81 on Saturday. Price of the fuel in Kolkata, Mumbai […]
Bhubaneswar: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress today launched a scathing attack on the Odisha government over failure of the Potato Mission in state after reports of a possible rise in prices of the vegetable in the coming three-four months due to crop damage in different parts of the country. “Odisha government had […]
Bhubaneswar: The Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare department has directed onion traders to supply sufficient onions to the market to avoid shortage of the item. A meeting was held at the State Secretariat between officials of the Food Supplies department and traders, where it was decided that the State government would keep a tab on […]
Bhubaneswar: In an attempt to keep a check on soaring prices of onion, the State government has procured 25 trucks of vegetable from Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, which is most likely to reach Odisha market tomorrow. “After the onion-laden trucks reach the State, the price will come down to Rs 20-22. At least 15 onion-laden […]
Cuttack: With talks on exemption of value added tax (VAT) on food items like wheat products and pulses between the State government and the traders yielding no results, import of these essential commodities was stopped by the traders from today raising concerns of a price rise. Import of all pulses, rava, flour, maida, oil, and […]