Onion prices in retail markets of the National Capital Region continue in the range of Rs 35-40 per kg due to fears of drought and fewer supplies from key states.
With sky-rocketing onion prices threatening to become a hot political issue ahead of December 4 assembly polls, the Congress government in Delhi has taken a number of initiatives.
Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) workers will take cycle rally to Sheila Dikshit`s residence to put pressure on her to enforce Delhi High Court directives regarding reining in onion prices.
As consumers across the country feel the pinch of rising prices of onion, following erratic rainfall in growing areas leading to thin stocks, Congress in Maharashtra Monday sought a probe into the steep price hike.
Opposition BJP and the Left closed ranks to slam the UPA government accusing it of remaining a "mute spectator" while Trinamool Congress also showed signs of discomfort.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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