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Why lemon prices are sky-rocketing

Why are lemon prices going up
Never would have one thought that a lemon could become so dear. The price of your favourite ‘nimbu pani,’ has gone up due to the rising prices of lemon
In Ghaziabad, a kilogram of lemon is Rs 350, while in Gujarat it is Rs 200. In Hyderabad one lemon is selling at Rs 10
In Ghaziabad, a kilogram of lemon is Rs 350, while in Gujarat it is Rs 200. In Hyderabad one lemon is selling at Rs 10
The increase in prices has left many disinterested in buying lemons as a result of which the stocks are piling up and the traders are making losses
One of the main reasons for the rising cost is the hike in fuel prices. However the rise in fuel prices is not the only reason for the lemon rates hitting a high
The production of lemon has been lesser this year. There is high demand due to Ramzan and the increase in temperature. These have contributed to higher costs
However it is not only lemon that is dearer. The prices of chillies too have doubled in the past two weeks
While the prices of lemon and chillies have left a bitter taste for all, the rate of the bitter gourd too have doubled in the last few weeks
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