LAHORE - District Coordination Officer Noor-ul-Amin Mengal has issued the new price list (wholesale and retail) of essential items in district Lahore.

According to price list, Atta 20kg bag will be sold at Rs 570 in wholesale and in retail at Rs 580, Rice Basmati Super price in wholesale has been fixed at Rs  74 and in retail Rs 79 per kg, Rice Basmati (386) price has been fixed in wholesale at Rs 56 and in retail Rs 60 per kg, Gram daal (Grade 1) will be sold in wholesale at Rs 80 and in retail Rs 85 per kg, Gram daal (Grade 2) in wholesale at Rs 75 and in retail Rs 80 per kg, Daal Masoor in wholesale at Rs. 70 and in retail Rs. 85 per kg, Daal Mash (washed) in wholesale at Rs 100 and in retail Rs 110 per kg, Daal Mash ( un washed) in wholesale at Rs 100 and in retail Rs 120 per kg, Daal Moong (washed) in wholesale at Rs 90 and in retail Rs 100 per kg, Black Channa in wholesale at Rs 80 and in retail Rs 85 per kg, White Channa price in wholesale at Rs 100 and in retail Rs 110 per kg, Red Chilli (Grinded) in wholesale at Rs. 220 and in retail Rs. 240 per kg , Basin in wholesale at Rs. 75 and in retail at   Rs. 85 per kg and Sugar white will be sold in wholesale at Rs. 52 and in retail at Rs. 55perkg.

The DCO chaired a meeting for fixation of prices of essential items at his office on Saturday in which wholesale dealers, retailers and officers concerned of CDGL were also present.

The DCO directed the officers concerned to ensure the implement of new prices at every cost. The DCO said that the prices of essential items would be fixed every month and prices would be fixed with the consultation of all stake holders. He said that rights of citizens would be protected and no one would be allowed for profiteering.