Urad prices and its dal prices rose by Rs 200 per quintal at the wholesale market today on increased offtake by stockists following uptick in demand from retailers. Elsewhere, other pulses moved in a narrow range in limited deals and pegged at last levels. Traders said increased offtake by stockists, driven by pick up in demand from retailers against restricted arrivals from producing belts mainly led to rise in urad and its dal prices. Urad quoted higher at Rs 4,700-6,000 instead of Rs 4,700 -5,800 per quintal.
Its dal chilka local, best quality and dhoya were also enquired higher by Rs 200 each to Rs 5,000- 5,100, Rs 5,100-5,600 and Rs 5,500-5,700 per quintal, respectively. Following are today's pulses rates (in Rs per quintal): Urad Rs 4,700-6,000, Urad Chilka (local) Rs 5,000-5,100, Urad best Rs 5,100-5,600, Dhoya Rs 5,500-5,700, Moong Rs 4,900-5,600, 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 3,800-4,000, bold Rs 3,850-4,100, Dal Masoor local Rs 4,000-4,500, best quality Rs 4,100-4,600, Malka local Rs 4,550-4,750, best Rs 4,650-4,850, Moth Rs 3,700-4,100, Arhar Rs 4,250, Dal Arhar Dara Rs 6,300-8,100. Gram Rs 6,150-6,600, Gram dal (local) Rs 6,900-7,300, best quality Rs 7,300-7,400, Besan (35 kg), Shakti bhog Rs 2,750, Rajdhani Rs 2,750, Rajma Chitra Rs 7,700-10,000, Kabuli Gram small Rs 9,800-11,000, Dabra Rs 2,700-2,800, Imported Rs 4,700-5,100, Lobia Rs 4,800-5,000, Peas white Rs 2,625-2,650 and green Rs 2,675-2,775.
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