Kabuli gram prices dropped by Rs 500 per quintal at the wholesale pulses market today on fall in demand against adequate stocks. Gram, arhar and masoor,on the other hand, ended higher on scattered buying support from retailers. Traders attributed the fall in kabuli gram prices on easing demand against ample stocks position. They said, however, some buying by retailers helped gram, arhar and masoor to trade higher. In the national capital, kabuli gram small variety lost Rs 500 to Rs 6,000-7,000 per quintal. However, arhar and its dal dara variety edged up by 50 and Rs 100 to Rs 4,300 and Rs 6,200-8,100 per quintal, respectively. Gram, gramdal local and best quality also went up by Rs 100 each to Rs 4,300-4,850, Rs 4,900-5,300 and Rs 5,300-5,400 per quintal, respectively. Masoor small and bold too finished higher by Rs 50 each to Rs 3,650-3,800 and Rs 3,750-3,900 per quintal respectively.
Its dal local and best quality traded higher by Rs 100 each to Rs 3,800-4,200 and Rs 3,900-4,300 per quintal. Following are today's pulses rates (in Rs per quintal): Urad Rs 4,000-5,400, Urad Chilka (local) Rs 4,900-5,000, Urad best Rs 5,000-5,500, Dhoya Rs 5,400-5,600, Moong Rs 4,800-5,500, Dal Moong Chilka local Rs 5,600-5,800, Moong Dhoya local Rs 6,200-6,700 and best quality Rs 6,700-6,900. Masoor small Rs 3,650-3,800, bold Rs 3,750-3,900, Dal Masoor local Rs 3,800-4,200, best quality Rs 3,900-4,300, Malka local Rs 4,000-4,200, best Rs 4,100-4,400, Moth Rs 3,500-3,900, Arhar Rs 4,300 Dal Arhar Dara Rs 6,200-8,100. Gram Rs 4,300-4,850, Gram dal (local) Rs 4,900-5,300, best quality Rs 5,300-5,400, Besan (35 kg), Shakti bhog Rs 2,000, Rajdhani Rs 2,000, Rajma Chitra Rs 6,000-8,300, Kabuli Gram small Rs 6,000-7,000, Dabra Rs 2,700-2,800, Imported Rs 4,700-5,100, Lobia Rs 3,800-4,000, Peas white Rs 2,750-2,775 and green Rs 2,800-2,900.
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