Mixed trend prevailed on the opening day

Chennai, Urad dal, moong dal and thoor dal were up while that of gram dal, wheat and sugar was down in the wholesale foodgrain market here today.

Rest all other commodities ruled steady in the market.Urad dal and moong dal on the opening day was up by Rs.300 per quintal each to Rs.13,500 and Rs.8,800 from its previous rates of Rs.13,200 and Rs.8,500 respectively.

In addition, Thoor dal price increased by Rs.200 per quintal to Rs.13,200 from Rs.13,000.

In contrast, Gram dal decreased by Rs.200 per quintal to Rs.10,000 from its previous rate of Rs.10,200 on the opending day.

Likewise, Wheat and Sugar declined by Rs.50 and Rs.20 per quintal each to Rs.2,900 and Rs.3,900 from its previous rates of Rs.2,950 and Rs.3,920 respectively.