Rice of food items up by 10%
The All Ceylon Restaurant Owners Association says that the prices of rice packets and all other food items will be increased by 10%.
Accordingly, the prices of short eats, kottu, and rice packets will be increased by 10% from today (26).
This decision has been taken in view of ensuring food security for both consumers and vendors.
The price hike comes hours after Sri Lankan increased fuel prices, again.