New Delhi, Jan 31 (PTI) Sugar prices spurted 2.94 per cent to Rs 3,042 per quintal in futures market today as speculators built up fresh positions. Also Read - Hrithik Roshan Summoned by CIU in 2016 Kangana Ranaut-Email Case, Read on

At the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange, sugar for delivery in March jumped up by Rs 87, or 2.94 per cent, to Rs 3,042 per quintal with an open interest of 50 lots. Also Read - China Approves 2 More Homegrown Coronavirus Vaccines, Taking Total to 4

Analysts attributed the rise in sugar futures to fresh positions created by participants. Also Read - Milk Prices May Go Up By Rs 12 Per Litre From March 1

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