Prices of flour, wheat will start reducing from tomorrow: minister


ISLAMABAD: The prices of flour and wheat will start reducing from tomorrow and the artificial crisis will end within next four to five days, the federal minister claimed.

This was stated by Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Khusro Bakhtiar while addressing a presser here on Sunday.

Ten thousand tonnes of wheat will reach Karachi today, he added.

The minister said that yesterday (Saturday) the National Logistic Cell (NLC) had handed over 9000 tonnes of wheat to Sindh.

He said that the Sindh government had not a stored a single grain of wheat this year.