Prices of fruits, vegetables stable



Prices of fruits and vegetables overall remained stable with minor fluctuation in some items here at Kohsar Market, Super Market and Jinnah Super Market. According to the Islamabad Market Committee’s price list issued here on Thursday, the prices of various fruits and vegetables showed no major difference from the price list of the previous week. According to price list, potato was sold at Rs 29 per kilogram, Onion Rs 37, Tomato Rs 72, Ginger Rs 98, Garlic (China) Rs 290, Garlic Local Rs 255, Lemon Rs 140, Lady Finger Rs 80, Pumpkin Rs 70, Brinjal Rs 69, Peas Rs 40, Fresh-Bean Rs 57, Tinda Walaiti (Imported gourd small) Rs 30, Cucumber Rs 33, Capsicum Rs 72/50, Green Chilli Rs 120, Cauliflower Rs 32/23, Cabbage Rs 30, Green Zucchini Rs 72, Spinach Rs 18/13, Raddish Rs 18, Turnip Rs 26, Yam Rs 79, Maroo Rs 30, Carrot Rs 26, Chicken Rs 170 and Egg per dozen Rs 82. Likewise, the rates of fruits per kilogram of high and medium quality in Islamabad are as follows: Apple (kala kalo) Rs 144/110, Apple Golden Rs 118/80, Apple White Rs 105/70, Apple China Rs 210/160, Banana Pak Rs 120/75, Guava 115/72, Pomegranate Rs 222/165, Musumi Rs 190/150.—APP