Chennai: Fruits and vegetable distributors within the metropolis have hiked costs by 20 per cent and so they say the general public has to bear with the hike until the scenario will get regular within the neighboring states that offer commodities to the native market.
The incessant heavy rains in Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh have affected the costs of primary commodities like fruit and veggies in Tamil Nadu. Because of heavy rainfalls within the neighboring states, crops are stated to have been broken attributable to which the provision of fruit and veggies has been minimize brief.
As per the reviews, fruits charges elevated by 20 per cent whereas greens went to 30 per cent excessive in Chennai wholesale market.
Apart from, as the department stores and temples began reopening, the state sees a slight enhance within the enterprise after a month. Nevertheless, costs are stated to be fluctuating until the rain stops, reviews dtnext.