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Tuesday, Dec 10, 2019

Onion price hike memes leave Twitter teary-eyed....with laughter

Onion price hike has generated tons of memes that are flooding Twitter.

it-s-viral Updated: Dec 02, 2019 18:36 IST
Srimoyee Chowdhury
Srimoyee Chowdhury
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Price hike memes for onions are cracking netizens up.
Price hike memes for onions are cracking netizens up.(Twitter/@sumanshekhar1)
         

Onion price hike has turned this common cooking ingredient into almost a luxury item for many. But even after struggling under the burden of an immense rise of prices, netizens are giving quite a funny makeover to the tearful situation. Keeping up with the trend Twitter has flooded with memes which are giving a relatable feeling to its users.

Taking cues from desi culture references, memers have created some amusing memes that portrays the situation of the country. While some give a glimpse of how dear onions have become, some videos show how common man is protecting onion like a piece of jewellery.

Take a look at some of them:

Recently a case of stealing was reported from West Bengal where the thief didn’t touch the cashbox but stole onions worth almost Rs 50,000.

What do you think of these hilariously relatable memes?

Also read | People offer prayers to onions in Bihar to protest against price rise