The Consumer Affairs Authority (CAA) has introduced a Maximum Retail Price (MRP) for rice.
The CAA said the MRP for a Kg of white or red raw rice has been set at Rs. 85.
The MRP for a Kg of Samba and Nadu rice has been priced at Rs. 90 and the MRP for a Kg of Keeri samba has been set at Rs 125, it added.
The Consumer Affairs Authority said the MRP for rice comes into effect from today. (Colombo Gazette)