New Delhi, Oct 12 (PTI) Select pulses led by gram drifted further down by up to Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market today on sluggish demand.

Traders said easing demand from retailers against adequate stocks position on increased supplies from growing regions mainly kept pressure on gram and other pulses prices.

In the national capital, gram, gramdal local and best quality were down by Rs 200 each to Rs 5,250-5,550, Rs 5,800- 6,200 and Rs 6,200-6,300 per quintal respectively. Kabuli gram small variety shed Rs 100 to Rs 9,200-10,400 per quintal.

Arhar and its dal dara also declined by Rs 50 and Rs 100 to Rs 3,750 and Rs 5,700-7,600 per quintal respectively.

Urad and its dal chilka local drifted lower by Rs 100 each to Rs 4,300-5,600 and Rs 5,200-5,300 per quintal. Its dal best quality and dhoya traded lower by a similar margin to Rs 5,300-5,800 and Rs 5,700-5,900 per quintal.

Following are today’s pulses rates (in Rs per quintal): Urad Rs 4,300-5,600, Urad Chilka (local) Rs 5,200-5,300, Urad best Rs 5,300-5,800, Dhoya Rs 5,700-5,900, Moong Rs 4,800-5,500, Dal Moong Chilka local Rs 5,500-5,700, Moong Dhoya local Rs 6,100-6,600 and best quality Rs 6,600-6,800.

Masoor small Rs 3,550-3,650, bold Rs 3,600-3,750, Dal Masoor local Rs 3,700-4,200, best quality Rs 3,800-4,300, Malka local Rs 4,450-4,650, best Rs 4,550-4,750, Moth Rs 3,600-4,000, Arhar Rs 3,750, Dal Arhar Dara Rs 5,700-7,600.

Gram Rs 5,250-5,550, Gram dal (local) Rs 5,800-6,200, best quality Rs 6,200-6,300, Besan (35 kg), Shakti bhog Rs 2,600, Rajdhani Rs 2,600, Rajma Chitra Rs 7,700-10,000, Kabuli Gram small Rs 9,200-10,400, Dabra Rs 2,700-2,800, Imported Rs 4,700-5,100, Lobia Rs 4,800-5,000, Peas white Rs 2,625-2,650 and green Rs 2,675-2,775.

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