Following Milkfed which sells its products under the brand name of Verka increased the milk prices by Rs 2, Mother Dairy, Reliance and Vita all increased the prices by Rs 2.
For Mother Dairy, the full fat milk which was available for Rs 42 a liter, will now be available for Rs 44, its standard milk which cost Rs 38, will now cost Rs 40 and the toned milk that was for Rs 30, will now cost Rs 32.
Vita and Reliance too have increased the prices likewise. Milkfed had cited reasons as increase in input costs responsible for the price hike and now, these companies are also citing the similar reasons. Sources in markets said now the affect will be soon seen on milk products and also the local dairy owners too will increase the costs.