Tomatoes Rs. 1-a-kg in Madanapalle; Rs. 20-a-kg in Hyderabad
Tomatoes prices have again gone up. They were sold for Rs. 10 for two kgs last week. Now their rate is Rs. 20 per kg. The actual rate of tomatoes by farmers is Rs. 1 per kg at Madanapalle. People are shocked at this sudden rise in price and the difference from wholesale to retain. While consumers say that they cannot afford such high prices, the farmers are crying that they get 20 times less amount for their produce.