There was a record increase in flour prices in the country.
According to the Institute of Statistics, a 20 kg bag of flour became expensive by 406 rupees 89 paise in a week and the maximum price of 20 kg flour reached 2400 rupees.
The Statistics Institute said that the price of a 20 kg bag of flour increased by an average of Rs 20 34 paisa per kg and the average price of flour per kg increased to Rs 81.
According to the report, the average price of a 20 kg bag of flour in the country has increased to Rs 1621.32.
The report said that the highest increase in the price of flour was recorded in Peshawar in the recent week and the price per kg increased by Rs 58 while 20 kg flour increased from Rs 980 to Rs 2150.
According to the Statistical Institute, the price of 20 kg of flour in Karachi and Quetta has reached 2400 rupees and in both cities, flour is being sold for 120 rupees per kg, while in Hyderabad it is 2300 rupees, in Khuzdar and Larkana, a 20 kg bag of flour is 2200 rupees. done
The statistics agency said that in Sukkur, a 20 kg bag of flour is being sold at 2040, in Bannu it has increased from 1950 to 2100 rupees, in Islamabad, Rawalpindi and Lahore, 20 kg of flour has increased from 980 to 1295 rupees.
In Gujranwala, Sialkot, Faisalabad, Multan, 20 kg flour increased from Rs.980 to Rs.1295.