ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) district administration and traders of the city have finally come to an agreement on prices of different commodities during the holy month of Ramazan. A spokesperson for the district administration said the dialogue between the Islamabad deputy commissioner and traders was successful with the latter agreeing to sell milk at a fixed price of Rs70 per litre while whole milk will be sold at Rs80 per litre. The price of mutton was set at Rs790 per kilogramme and beef was set at Rs420 per kilogramme. Buffalo meat was fixed at Rs370 per kg. The Islamabad deputy commissioner warned of strict action against profiteers.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 10th, 2019.