Inflation shock in the festive season, after Amul, now Mother Dairy has also increased the price of milk
Milk Price Hike: People facing inflation in the festive season have now got another setback. The price of milk has been raised again. Due to the increase in the price of milk, it is believed that the budget of every household is deteriorating. Today, together, two big milk companies in the country have announced an increase in the price.
Amidst the skyrocketing price of petrol-diesel, fruits and vegetables, now the milk companies have given a big blow to the common people. At the beginning of the festive season, two big milk companies in the country today announced an increase in price. After Amul announced a price hike of Rs 2 per litre earlier in the day, now Mother Dairy has also announced an increase in the price of milk.
Mother Dairy Spokesperson while talking to a news agency said that it has been decided to increase by two rupees per litre of Mother Dairy Full Cream and Cow Milk. This decision of increasing the price of milk has been taken for Delhi NCR. This decision of increasing the price of milk will come into effect from October 16. That is, from tomorrow, the price of full cream milk of Mother Dairy, which is getting Rs 62 per litre, will be Rs 64. Whereas cow milk getting Rs 54 per litre will now get Rs 56 per litre.
Earlier on Saturday afternoon, Amul Dairy had increased the prices of milk. Amul had announced a hike of Rs 2 per litre in milk prices in the market. The price of full cream milk has increased from Rs 61 per litre to Rs 63 per litre now. This increase in Amul's milk has happened suddenly. This morning people got milk at inflated prices.
Earlier, Amul had increased milk prices in the month of August. The price of Amul milk was increased by Rs 2 per litre from August 17. Amul had then cited rising costs. On August 17, Mother Dairy increased the price of milk by Rs 2 per litre in Delhi-NCR. The new rates are applicable from August 17. Now after a month, the price has increased again in October.