New Delhi, Apr 6 (PTI) In restricted activity, maize prices fell by Rs 50 per quintal at the wholesale grains market today due to reduced offtake by consuming industries.

However, other grains held steady in thin trade.

Traders said slump in demand from consuming industries mainly attributed the fall in maize prices.

In the national capital, maize declined by Rs 50 to 1,450-1,455 per quintal.

Following are today’s quotations (in Rs per quintal): Wheat MP (desi) Rs 2,080-2,280, Wheat dara (for mills) Rs 1,770-1,775 Chakki atta (delivery) Rs 1,780-1,785, Atta Rajdhani (10 kg) Rs 230-260, Shakti Bhog (10 kg) Rs 255-290, Roller flour mill Rs 950-960 (50 kg), Maida Rs 970-980 (50 kg)and Sooji Rs 1,040-1,050 (50 kg).

Basmati rice (Lal Quila) Rs 10,700, Shri Lal Mahal Rs 11,300, Super Basmati Rice Rs 9,800, Basmati common new Rs 7,700-7,800, Rice Pusa (1121) Rs 7,000-7,100, Permal raw Rs 2,400-2425, Permal wand Rs 2,500-2,550, Sela Rs 3,100-3,200 and Rice IR-8 Rs 2,050-2,100, Bajra Rs 1,215-1,220, Jowar yellow Rs 1,500-1,550, white Rs 2,800-2,900, Maize Rs 1,450-1,455, Barley Rs 1,475-1,485.

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