New Delhi, Dec 29 (PTI) Gram and its dal prices rose by Rs 100 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market on emergence of stockists buying following upsurge in demand. Also Read - India vs England 4th Test: 'We Play to Win But Not to Play For Five Days' - Virat Kohli on Ahmedabad Pitch
However, other pulses moved in a narrow range in limited deals and pegged at the last levels. Also Read - Girls Stripped, Forced to Dance by Cops; Maharashtra Government Forms Probe Committee
Marketmen said stockists’ buying, driven by pick-up in demand from dal mills and retailers against restricted arrivals from producing belts mainly led to a rise in gram and its dal prices. Also Read - Dale Steyn Apologizes After His 'PSL is More Rewarding Than IPL' Comment Stirs Controversy
In the national capital, gram, gram dal local and best quality were trading up by Rs 100 each to Rs 4,350-4,900, Rs 5,000-5,400 and Rs 5,400-5,500 per quintal, respectively.
Following are today’s pulses’ rates (in Rs per quintal): Urad Rs 4,000-5,600, Urad Chilka (local) Rs 5,000-5,100, Urad best Rs 5,100-5,600, Dhoya Rs 5,500-5,700, Moong Rs 4,800-5,500, Dal Moong Chilka local Rs 5,600-5,800, Moong Dhoya local Rs 6,200-6,700 and best quality Rs 6,700-6,900.
Masoor small Rs 3,700-3,850, bold Rs 3,800-3,950, Dal Masoor local Rs 3,900-4,300, best quality Rs 4,000-4,400, Malka local Rs 4,200-4,400, best Rs 4,300-4,600, Moth Rs 3,500-3,900, Arhar Rs 4,300 Dal Arhar Dara Rs 6,200-8,100.
Gram Rs 4,350-4,900, Gram dal (local) Rs 5,000-5,400, best quality Rs 5,400-5,500, Besan (35 kg), Shakti bhog Rs 2,250, Rajdhani Rs 2,250, Rajma Chitra Rs 6,000-8,300, Kabuli Gram small Rs 7,600-8,600, Dabra Rs 2,700-2,800, Imported Rs 4,700-5,100, Lobia Rs 4,000-4,200, Peas white Rs 2,650-2,675 and green Rs 2,700-2,800.
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