Lanka Sathosa has slashed the prices of 12 essential food items, says the Chairman of Lanka Sathosa, Pasanda Yapa Abeywardena.

Accordingly, the revised prices will come into effect from today (Jan. 19).

The reduced prices of relevant food items are as follows;

Item NameNew Price (per kg)Reduced Amount
Big OnionsRs. 180Rs. 05
White SugarRs. 216Rs. 02
Red Raw Rice Rs. 187Rs. 08
White Raw Rice (local)Rs. 179Rs. 10
Samba Rice (local)Rs. 210Rs. 10
White Nadu Rice (local)Rs. 189Rs. 09
White Nadu Rice (imported)Rs. 180Rs. 08
Keeri Samba Rice Rs. 239Rs. 06
Red DhalRs. 370 Rs. 07
Dried ChilliesRs. 1730Rs. 50
Wheat Flour Rs. 235Rs. 05
Sprats Rs. 1100Rs. 20

source Adaderana

Lanka Sathosa