Price Stabilization Fund Management Committee decides to import onions through govt agency to moderate prices

 

Consumer Affairs Ministry led-Price Stabilization Fund Management Committee has decided to import onions through government agency to augment the availability of onions in market and moderate prices. The decision was taken at a meeting in New Delhi headed by Consumer Affairs Secretary, Shri Avinash K Srivastava.

Further, it was also decided that NAFED and SFAC to procure 10,000 MT and 2,000 MT onions respectively from producing areas including Delhi and supply it to consuming areas to enhance its availability and to help moderate prices.