Sri Lanka imposes price controls to tackle food shortages
The government insists the shortages were artificially created by traders profiting from the pandemic restrictions.
Traders scramble to keep up with hike in chicken prices
Some are forced to raise the price of their food while others do their best to absorb the increase in cost.
Hike in chicken price due to higher feed costs, says minister
Alexander Nanta Linggi says the price of standard chickens has been fixed at RM7.90 from April 21 to May 20.