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 Monday, 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 32 per kilogram, Onion Rs 36, Tomato Rs 49, Ginger Rs 105, Garlic (China) Rs 308, Garlic Local Rs 380, Lemon Rs 65, Lady Finger Rs 108, Pumpkin Rs 65, Brinjal Rs 64, Peas Rs 45, Fresh-Bean Rs 53, Tinda Walaiti (Imported gourd small) Rs 35, Cucumber Rs 29, Capsicum Rs 80/60, Green Chilli Rs 73, Cauliflower Rs 35/24, Cabbage Rs 32, Green Zucchini Rs 72, Spinach Rs 19/14, Raddish Rs 18, Turnip Rs 28, Yam Rs 77, Maroo Rs 32, Carrot Rs 27, Chicken Rs 137 and Egg per dozen Rs 87.
Likewise, the rates of fruits per kilogram of high and medium quality in Islamabad are as follows: Apple (kala kalo) Rs 140/109, Apple Golden Rs 110/72, Apple White Rs 98/63, Apple China Rs 182/142, Banana Pak Rs 110/66, Guava 100/65, Pomegranate Rs 210/155, Musumi Rs 172/130, Shakri Rs 190/140, Kino Rs 88/50, Pear China Rs 158/130, Red Blood Orange Rs 190/130 and Melon Rs 67/52. People are asked to ensure that they are sold vegetables and fruits as per rate list and inform authorities at 051-4867762 in case of any compliant against shopkeepers.