Chicken price increased across Pakistan
Not only in Karachi, but in most cities of Pakistan, the price of chicken has increased wildly. In many cities, chicken meat is being sold from Rs 600 to Rs 700 per kg. The shopkeepers argue that they are getting the goods expensive from above, in such a situation they have no other option but to sell meat with increased price. People associated with the poultry business in Pakistan say that the increase in the price of chicken is a result of the increase in the cost of raising it.
The government also accepted – the increase in the price
The Statistics Department of the Government of Pakistan has also shown an increase in the prices of chicken in the last two weeks. After the weekly price review, the statistics department said that the prices of meat in the country have suddenly increased significantly. Business people are also seeing the sudden increase in prices by linking them with the demand. He says that there is a shortage of chicken in the country and the demand is high. In such a situation, traders are also selling chicken to small shopkeepers at expensive prices to get more profit.
Poultry prices increased due to pollution in Punjab
Some people also say that the sudden increase in the prices of chicken is related to Punjab state. Pollution has also increased due to the increase in the amount of small particles and dust in the air after the harvesting of wheat in the state. Due to this, the chickens present inside the poultry farm are getting respiratory diseases. There have been many incidents where chickens have died due to not breathing.