Tomatoes only for Rs300 per kilograms

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Lahore: Prices of vegetables have skyrocketed in the absence of active price control authorities across the country.  

Price of tomatoes has gone upto Rs300 per kilograms while onions are being sold around at Rs80-90 per kg.

In Lahore, official prices of tomatoes are Rs165 per kilograms while the same are being sold in the markets for Rs250-300.

Traders and shopkeepers said that shortage of supply is behind price hike.