State Trading Organization (STO) has resumed wholesale of eggs, onions and potatoes, available at cheaper rates during Ramadan, on Monday.
STO resumed sales of these items, after a seven-day break, with the arrival of the new shipment.
STO said they halted wholesale of eggs and potatoes in an attempt to send them to the atolls. However these were available for retail at STO Supermart, while onions were available for wholesale and retail.
The prices of the items specially brought for Ramadan are as follows:
A sack of onion – MVR 170
A sack of potato – MVR 220
A case of eggs – MVR 270