Wholesale prices have spiked to ₹40 a kilogram in Karnataka, according to news agency ANI. Local media reports also suggest that the prices of tomatoes at the Ghazipur Mandi, a wholesale market near the national capital, also touched ₹36 per kg.
Retail prices have crossed ₹50 in Delhi and Mumbai.
In Chennai, reports suggest that the prices have crossed ₹70.[Via]