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Maximum price for chicken and eggs

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 24, 2019 19:08

Maximum price for chicken and eggs

The import of chicken and eggs has been halted. The Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Economic Development and Livestock Development said that the Chicken Producers Association had expressed its consent to sell a kilogramme of chicken at 450 rupees sans any shortage during the festive season. The retail price of an egg will be 17 rupees.
This agreement has been reached during a discussion held by the Chicken Producers Association with Minister P. Harrison at the Ministry. The maximum price of a skinless kilogramme of chicken will be 570 rupees. These prices will be effective up to next January.
The agreement with respect to these decisions was handed over by the officials of the Association to the Minister. The Lanka Eggs Producers Association had agreed to sell eggs at a maximum price of 17 rupees sans any shortage. The hotline 037 22 93 300 was introduced to solve issues related to eggs.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 24, 2019 19:08