Government revises maximum retail price of rice

Red rice in Sri Lanka

The Maximum Retail Price (MRP) set for the sale of rice has been revised following discussions among authorities.

Accordingly, the following prices have been set as the new Maximum Retail Prices for below-mentioned varieties of rice:

Nadu – Rs. 96 per kilogram
Samba – Rs. 98 per kilogram
Keeri Samba – Rs. 125 per kilogram

The new prices will be in effect from midnight today (27).