Govt allows import of urad dal up to 4 lakh tonne
New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI) The government has allowed import up to 4 lakh tonnes of urad dal this fiscal only by millers and refiners to boost domestic supply and prevent spike in prices.
Earlier, the government had allowed import of urad up to 1.5 lakh tonne for the fiscal ending March 2020.
"Import of urad shall be subject to an annual quota of 4 lakh MT. Import of urad under the quota restriction will be allowed only to the millers/refiners," said a notification issued by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).