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The levy imposed on imported potatoes has been increased.

The Ministry of Finance says the special commodity levy imposed on imported potatoes will be increased by 29 rupees per kilogram from midnight today. The current levy of 1 rupee per kilogram has been increased up to 30 rupees

The decision has been taken for the benefit of local farmers as the local potato harvest have started to reach the market. The revision of the levy will be in effect until March 31.

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