Increase on special commodity levy on sugar

Friday, 16 September 2016 - 8:44

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The state has taken steps to increase special commodity levy on imported white sugar by Rs. 2 per kilo and brown sugar Rs. 15 with effect from today.

However, a kilo of white sugar will remain at Rs. 95.

Ministry of Finance said that the price increase was increased to protect the local sugar industry.