Prices of essential food items significantly spike

The prices of wheat and atta have gone up considerably in the last few months and as per traders in wholesale markets in the national capital, wheat rates have seen a spike crossing a record Rs 2,560 per quintal due to slower supplies and robust demand.

Aluminium prices rise on spot demand

Aluminium prices has surged 1.14 per cent to Rs 230.65 per kg in the futures trade on Monday. This comes as speculators built up fresh positions