Rajasthan Records Bumper Onion Production, But Why are Consumers Still Crying?
PUBLISHED ON: July 4, 2014 | Duration: 3 min, 01 sec
Rajasthan faces a unique conundrum: a bumper output of onion crop coupled with spiraling prices of the essential food item. Rising demand from other states, speculators betting on the possibility of a drought year and farmers holding onto their stock for a few months are among the many reasons that are making the prices accelerate. (Read more)