Select pulses decline on fall in demand

New Delhi, Mar 12 () Select pulses led by kabuli gram fell by upto Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market today following easing demand from dal mills and retailers against sufficient stocks position.

Traders said besides fall demand from dal mills and retailers, adequate stocks position on increased arrivals from growing regions, mainly led to decline in kabuli gram and other pulses prices.

In the national capital, kabuli gram small variety drifted down by Rs 200 to Rs 4,300-5,300 per quintal.

Gram, gram dal local and best quality also moved down by Rs 100 each to Rs 3,800-3,900, Rs 3,900-4,300 and Rs 4,300-4,400 per quintal, respectively. Besan Shaktibhog and Rajdhani quoted lower at Rs 1,950 each instead of Rs 2,000 each per 35 kg bag.
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