Ghee prices rise by 43pc

Utility stores of Pakistan have announced a Rs1,090 increase in the 10-litre ghee pack which will now cost Rs3,590 starting Friday.

The rise in price implemented with immediate effect said the Utility Stores Corporation of Pakistan (USCP) after which the pack of 10-litre ghee that was sold for Rs2,500 will now be available for Rs3,590.

Similarly, the 5kg pack of cooking oil has been made Rs463 costlier. It will now sell at Rs1,795. It was until today available for Rs1,332 in the utility stores.