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Centre Taking Steps To Check Rising Onion Prices, Says Nirmala Sitharaman


Attributing shortage to low production, Nirmala Sitharaman said there are severe structural problems related to onions.

Nirmala Sitharaman also said "I belong to a family which does not eat onion and garlic"

New Delhi:

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday said in the Lok Sabha that the government has taken several steps to check rising prices of onion and has initiated steps to improve technology for better storage of the kitchen staple.

The minister also dismissed the criticism that there was any fear among the investors by pointing out that FDI inflows have gone up to $209 billion during the ...


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