Karachi: Dairy Farmers increase Milk price by Rs20 per liter
Dairy farmers in metropolitan have increased the price of milk by Rs. 20 per liter in an overnight price revision that was made without the approval of the administration.
In the retail prices of milk, the Rs20 hike will mean Rs140 a litre, as announced by Dairy and Cattle Farmers Association President Shakir Umar Gujjar.
For the wholesale rates, Gujjar said, Rs16 have been increased.
It may be noted that milk is currently being sold at Rs90 in Karachi contrary to price list by Commissioner Karachi’s office according to which milk price per litre is Rs94.
According to commissioner office’s price list, the new raise means Rs46 jump or difference between officially regulated rates and newly revised rates announced today by farmers.