New Delhi: In a bid to offer onions at an inexpensive value, the Centre has prohibited the export of onion seeds, with rapid impact.
“The export of onion seeds is prohibited, with immediate effect. The provisions under ‘Transitional Arrangement’ shall not be applicable under this notification,” an official assertion stated.
In a tweet, Commerce & Business and Shopper Affairs and Meals & Public Distribution Piyush Goyal stated: “Ensuring the availability of onion at affordable prices for consumers, Government under PM @NarendraModiji bans export of onion seeds.”
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