Delay of ban on wheat exports
became a major factor who intensified the crisis across Pakistan. 92 News traced the reason that why wheat crisis unfolded across Pakistan. Due to crisis, wheat prices across the country have sky rocketed over the past few days.
The sources said that delay of ban on the export of wheat is major factor but the smuggling of wheat in Iran and Afghanistan
is also cause of wheat crisis all over the country.
In this whole situation, profiteers and hoarders
started exploiting the situation and allegedly plunged into secret stock piling of wheat to increase prices.
The wheat crisis started from Sindh and spread all over the country. The wheat was exported at the price of Rs30 per KG but now it has to import in the price of Rs60 per Kg. Meanwhile, the 40 billion rupees expenses have to bear on the monthly basis.