Reveal details of rice stocks in the country; Paddy mill owners request government

Sunday, 15 February 2015 - 9:40

The All Island Paddy Mill Owners Association requests the government to reveal details of stocks of rice across the country.

The Association made this request at a meeting that was held in Dambulla yesterday.

Chairman of the Association Gamini Kumarasinghe stated that reducing wheat flour prices has an impact on rice.

Paddy mill owners further stated that it is possible to maintain rice prices at less than 80 Rupees amidst the control price.